Raysut Cement to raise cement capacity to 140,000 tonnes

Business Wednesday 21/September/2016 16:54 PM
By: Times News Service
Raysut Cement to raise cement capacity to 140,000 tonnes

Muscat: Raysut Cement on Wednesday said that its gas supply station at its plant in Salalah has been commissioned and commercial operation has already been started. This will enable the company to increase the production capacity of cement to 130,000 to 140,000 tonnes of cement per annum, which will lead to increase the company's profitability, according to a disclosure statement posted on MSM website.
Raysut Cement in its first half result said that its project with Barwaaqo Cement Company in Somaliland, Berbara is also progressing. The construction of Duqm terminal is completed and currently the parent company is processing all necessary formalities and commercial operation is expected within third quarter of 2016.
Also, the civil work for the new packing plant in Salalah started and expecting to commission the plant by end of October 2016.