Panama: Production of Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC) has fallen due to a strike in the construction industry. OPC production fell by 15% year-on-year to 0.71Mt in the first five months of 2018 from 0.83Mt in the same period in 2017, according to the La Prensa newspaper. Production of other building materials, including concrete, have also been negatively affected.
Panamanian cement production hit by strike
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