North Sinai Cement Company plans to develop a cement plant in Al Arish in Sinai. The company was granted a license by the Industrial Development Authority (IDA). This is one of six licenses granted by IDA in October 2007 to construct cement plants in Egypt. The 1.6 million t/y plant will be built on a one million sq. m. area. PSG International a.s. international is the PMC of the project. PSP Engineering will produce the large furnaces and mills.