Uganda to Double Cement Production in 2018


The local demand for cement had cut Uganda’s exports to regional markets. But the number of cement export could double by the end of this year given number of cement factories that are in their final phase of construction. While touring Simba cement, one of the new factories under construction that is set to produce clos to 3000tons per day, the state minister for minerals Peter Lokeris expressed optimism that cement production double in 2018. We have the details