Kazakhstan: Steppe Cement's revenues in the nine-month period which ended on 30 September 2021 were US$67.6m, up by 8% year-on-year from US$62.6m in the corresponding period of 2020. Sales volumes rose by 4% to 1.38Mt from 1.33Mt.
Kazakhstan Newsline has reported that projected full-year Kazakh cement demand rose by 24% in the period to 11.3Mt, of which Steppe Cement controls a 14% share. The share of imports remained level at 7%. Nine-month cement exports were 1.4Mt nationally.