PPC's cement volumes down 1% for first five months
Sales in SA cement business rose 2% while they declined in international businesses. Pressure on selling prices has weighed in most operating regions.
Group cement volumes are down 1% for first five months of financial year.
PPC’s expansion strategy remains on track and sales in recently commissioned plant in Rwanda have passed 100 000-ton mark. All three remaining projects in DRC, Zimbabwe and Ethiopia are over 55% complete.