Economy & Market
Eurocement plant reaches 75 mt of clinker production
In mid-February Eurocement´s Ulyanovskcement reached 75 million tonne of clinker production since the plant began production. Also, since the beginning of the year, the company has shown a steady increase in cement shipments, having achieved a 4 per cent y-o-y increase in sales in January alone. CEM I 42.5 N took the lion´s share of sales (67 per cent), with 49,000 t out of the total 74,000 t sold. This is a marked increase on the 56 per cent share in the same period last year.
Cement from the plant is sold throughout Russia, in the Republic of Tatarstan, Chuvashia, Mordovia, Mari El, as well as in Ulyanovsk, Nizhny Novgorod, Saratov, Samara and Penza region. In 2015, Ulyanovskcement has entered the active phase of its large-scale investment project that will add a new 6,200 tpd clinker production line.