According to Reuters, Nigerian industrial conglomerate, Dangote Group, has signed deals to make phosphate into fertiliser and build a cement factory in Togo, the small West African country.
Dangote Cement PLC, Africa’s largest cement producer, has announced unaudited results for the three months ended 31 March 2019.
The Ethiopian cement industry grew strongly between 2013 and 2018, seeing the country become a net exporter of the building material, after years as a net importer.
The Global Cement and Concrete Association has named Albert Manifold as its first President, supported by CEMEX’s Fernando A. González and CNBM’s Jianglin Cai.
Dangote Cement is expecting to begin seaborne cement exports from Nigeria to other West African countries by the end of the year.
Dangote Cement has ordered two vertical mills from Gebr. Pfeiffer, the company’s first for the Kaiserslauten-based mill manufacturer.
Loesche is contributing two vertical roller mills to the extension of the largest cement works in Nigeria.
Dangote Cement reports healthy financial results in 2017, despite a slight decline in cement production.