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Confidence Cement to install slag dryer, close Line 1

31 October 2018, Published under Cement News

Bangladesh-based Confidence Cement will install a new slag dryer at its cement plant in Sitakunda to ensure uninterrupted production of the existing Lines 2 and 3. In addition, the company has decided to shut down Line 1, citing high maintenance costs and electricity costs at the 600tpd line.

Najran Cement announces financial impact of line closure

15 February 2018, Published under Cement News

Saudi Arabia’s Najran Cement has halted production at a 6500tpd clinker line and resumed production at its 3000tpd second line. The second line was temporarily shut down to reduce excess capacity within the market.  The company announced that the financial impact of these developments is estimated to reach SAR11.3m (US$3.01m) on FY18.