Ethiopia: Dangote Cement’s plant at Mugher is the second biggest earning plant in the group’s network. It reported revenue in excess of US$85.8m for the Ethiopian fiscal year that ended on 8 July 2017, according to the Agence de Presse Africaine. Sales and marketing deputy manager Tariku Alemayehu said that the majority of the earnings came from exports of over 2Mt of cement to neighbouring countries.
The Mugher cement plant recently built a 120bag/yr bagging unit for over US$21.5m. The cement plant is the largest in the country and it produces 32.5 and 42.5-grade cements.