November 24, 2022 | 2 days ago

Cement: Algeria second largest EU supplier in 2021

Last year, Algeria became the second largest supplier of hydraulic cements in the European Union (EU). The information was reported by Business France Algeria, which reported that in 2021, Algeria supplied 11% of EU imports of hydraulic cements.

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With 1.05 million tons, it ranks second in the ranking of supplier countries behind Turkey", the same source states, according to which, the quantities exported by Algeria to the EU had never exceeded 17.320 tons, noting that "Algerian cement companies have made a breakthrough on the European market since 2019 where they were able to place more than 288 000 tons".

Turkey is the EU’s largest supplier of cement with a 44% market share. It is followed by Algeria (11%), Ukraine (10%), Belarus (7%), Morocco and Tunisia 3% each...

 

 

Last Saturday, Saïda Cement Company, part of the Algerian Cement Industry Group (GICA), exported 80,000 tons of Clinker to Germany.

November 24, 2022 | algeria-logo