Major new cement plant will solidify Ethiopian limestone demand
Published: Monday, 29 June 2015
The Dangote cement plant in Mugher, 80km west of Addis Ababa, will make the construction material cheaper domestically and help boost local demand for limestone, gypsum and clay as the country looks to make up ground on its per capita consumption of cement.
A new cement factory in Ethiopia is set to benefit the
nation’s booming construction industry by
dramatically increasing the supply of affordable local cement
and reducing a dependence on imports, boosting domestic
The largest in East Africa, the new Dangote cement plant,