The All Pakistan Cement Manufacturers Association (APCMA) released data on cement consumption in August 2021.
According to APCMA data, the country’s cement consumption in August 2021 increased by 22% to 4.336 million tons.
According to the APCMA, domestic consumption of cement increased by 36% to 3.81 million tonnes in August.
According to the data, in August 2021, cement exports fell by 28% to 521,000 tons.
According to the spokesperson of APCMA, the price of cement has gone up due to increase in production cost.
According to the spokesperson, the price of a sack of cement has gone up by Rs 90 due to coal prices while the price of electricity has gone up by Rs 35.