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Ethiopia starts online cement sales

14 July 2020, Published under Cement News

Cement customers in Ethiopia can now gain access to buying cement online with the start-up of Dumbulo Shopping Solutions. The online shopping platform founded by Dr Gemechu Waktola will boost cement sales in the region around Addis Ababa. The company has entered into an agreement with National Cement, which has a central cement warehouse in Addis Ababa, and is in discussions with other cement producers.  "Big investment projects and government infrastructure development projects can dir...

Hima Cement in consultation for Moroto mining rights

23 October 2019, Published under Cement News

Bamburi Cement’s subsidiary, Hima Cement, is consulting leaders and the local community in Moroto in Uganda, to access surface mining rights. Hima Cement (LafargeHolcim group) is in the process of acquiring a mining lease for the extraction of limestone and marble in Rupa subcounty. Hima Cement has earmarked a block of 14.26km 2 in the location. Don Bwesigye, the lead consultant for Hima Cement, says the company has been on the ground since 2015 when it acquired an exploration licen...

LafargeHolcim Côte d'Ivoire starts e-commerce orders

25 June 2019, Published under Cement News

LafargeHolcim Côte d'Ivoire and e-commerce site Jumia have come together to offer the Ciment Bélier brand of cement online from Friday, 21 June 2019. "This online store is intended exclusively for individuals and small entrepreneurs who wish to have a better quality and cost control of their construction work," said Xavier Saint Martin Tillet, LafargeHolcim Côte d'Ivoire CEO. "This partnership makes life easier for all our customers who want to work without having to move to buy their cem...