Half of cement produced in Armenia is consumed in Georgia

15:11, 31 August, 2013

YEREVAN, AUGUST 31, ARMENPRESS: Cement production in the Republic of
Armenia during January-July of 2013 has increased by
6.2 percent compared with the same period of previous year and lime
production has increased by 13.9 percent. According to
information from National Statistics Service during the first seven
months of current year in Armenia have been produced 235 600
tones of cement and 16 722 tones of lime (correspondingly 221 900 and
14 676 tones in the first months of 2012). `Armenpress'
reports that in the first half of this year the whole volume if
exported cement has been sent to Georgia (92 500 tones).