Karachi, January 05, 2017 (PPI-OT):Encouraged by consistent domestic demand and government’s thrust on sizable infrastructure projects, the cement industry has planned to increase its capacities by 26.25 million tons to ensure smooth growth of the economy. This was stated by …

Karachi, October 07, 2016 (PPI-OT): Slack demand in domestic markets limited growth in cement despatches to a mere 3.55 percent for the month of September 2016. On the other hand, cement exports registered double digit growth during the same period. The reason for slowdown in domestic growth is mainly due to holidays for Eid-ul-Azha. It …

Karachi, April 05, 2016 (PPI-OT):Cement industry has recorded its highest ever despatches of 3.584 million tons during March 2016 on the strength of healthy growth in domestic consumption and turnaround in exports; enabling it to utilize more than 90 percent of installed capacity during the month. While buoyancy in the domestic market has remained the …