South Valley Cement to double capacity
Tamer Abdel Rahman, investor relations manager of South Valley Cement, said that the company intends to double its production capacity to 3.2 mtpa. He added that the intended increase is supported by two new cement mills under construction. Simon CDI is building the new line, which will have a cement capacity of 1.7 mtpa. The new capacity is due to come on-stream in 2017.