Dangote Cement in Zambia. Our 1.5mta plant in Ndola, 271km from Lusaka opened in the second quarter of 2015. The plant produces 42.5-grade cement to compete against the lower-grade but dominant 32.5 products in the market.
Dangote Cement is Africa’s leading cement producer with operations in 10 African countries, revenues in excess of US$2.2bn in 2017 and a fully integrated quarry-to-customer production capacity of up to 45.6 million tonnes per annum (Mta) across Africa as at the end of 2017
Lafarge, Dangote Scramble For Zambian Cement Market
Apr 07, 2015 · Dangote’s plant has a capacity to produces 1.5 million metric tons of cement per year, more than the 1.2 tons Lafarge’s two existing plant produced last year. The new plant will however boost Lafarge’s production by up to 1 million metric tons.
Dangote Cement Zambia - Cement industry news from Global Cement
Oct 14, 2014 · Zambia: Lafarge Zambia will begin work on the US$217m expansion of its cement plant in Lusaka in 2015 despite the recent opening of Dangote's cement plant in the country and slow regional economic growth. Construction will start in the second half of 2015 and be completed in 2018, according to Emmanuel Rigaux, chief executive of the plant.
In Q3 2017, Dangote Cement alone raked 93% of the entire profit made in the Nigerian Cement Industry within the period under review. The company has been growing in leaps and bounds and is on a mission to become the number one cement manufacturer in not just Nigeria but also Africa at large.