[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
It revealed the Ministry of Industry and Minerals, on Monday, that the decision to prevent the import of cement contributes to the saving of nearly $ 600 million annually.
He said ministry spokesman Abdel Wahed al - Shammari, said that ' the decision to ban the import of cement could be the ministry of saving $ 600 million a year , "saying the ministry has sought" strenuously to transform the cement plants in the provinces of Kirkuk, Karbala, Muthanna, Basra losing coefficient to winning, cross - referral of these plants on investment, as well as the conclusion of joint contracts with the private sector rehabilitation and employment '.
He said al - Shammari, that ' the national support of the industry in general and the cement industry in particular, has become a reality represent an increase of production capacity of the material in question, what yielded increased sales of local laboratories , including the size of 40 percent from what it was previously. "
And he drew a spokesman for the ministry to 'support the country 's economy will be through the provision of significant amounts of hard currency was spent on the import of cement imported , which can not match the quality of the local cement'.
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]