Saudi Cement producers’ sales rise over 24% in December

Saudi cement production went up to 4.7 MT

  
Image used for illustrative purpose. A labourer works at Dar Al-Arkan's Al Qasr project construction site in Riyadh October 25, 2009.

Image used for illustrative purpose. A labourer works at Dar Al-Arkan's Al Qasr project construction site in Riyadh October 25, 2009.

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Riyadh – Mubasher: The volume of cement sales in Saudi Arabia grew 24.2% in December 2019, compared to the year-ago period, according to data compiled by Mubasher.

Saudi cement companies’ total production went up to 4.7 million tonnes (MT) in December 2019, from 3.86 MT the year before.

On the other hand, cement inventories in the kingdom declined by 0.6% year-on-year to 1.18 MT in the last month of 2019.

Southern Province Cement Company recorded the highest volume of sales in December 2019, totalling around 708,000 tonnes, while Saudi Cement Company ranked second, with sales amounting to 586,000 tonnes.

Source: Mubasher

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