November 23, 2017

NIGERIAN CEMENT MANUFACTURERS ARE MEETING MARKET DEMANDS

Nigeria has not imported cement since the beginning of the year as a result of increased output in the locally manufactured product which as at date, outstripped the needs of the local market, Engr Joseph Makoju, Chairman, Cement Manufacturers Association of Nigeria CMAN, has revealed. Besides, cement manufacturers have also set an output growth of 56.25 per cent to 20 million tonnes, up from about 12.8 million in 2011, he added. Making the revelation when he led a delegation of cement manufacturers on an official visit to the Ministry of Works, Makoju explained that the feat achieved this year was…

Investing in paint manufacturing

paint manufacturing plant

Increase in per capita income through raising of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by annual rate of 9 percent. It is believed that the establishment of this project will contribute substantially towards the realisation of the above stated objectives. With the Nigerian population increasing at an annual rate of 3.3 percent,  more than 500,000 additional houses need to be built yearly. This calls for the production of more building materials. In this regard, production of more paints will be needed to meet the building materials requirements of the nation.  Not only this, existing structures have to be painted on regular…