Pakistan 8MFY16 dispatches rise on higher domestic demand

Pakistan 8MFY16 dispatches rise on higher domestic demand
07 March 2016


Pakistan cement dispatches rose 17.49 per cent to 20.89Mt during the first eight months (July-February) of 2015-16 from 17.78Mt in the same period last year.

However, exports declined by 24 per cent to 3.8Mt from 5Mt in July-February 2014-15.

Total dispatches during the period increased to 24.76Mt from 22.78Mt a year ago, an increase of 8.69 per cent.

In February 2016 local sales rose 30 per cent while exports, for the first time since December 2014, showed a slight increase of 1.47 per cent YoY resulting in an overall growth of 25.06 per cent compared to the same month last year.

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