Al Khalij Cement Company, a subsidiary of Qatari Investors Group hereby announces that it has started its trial production for the expansion line, which has cost an investment of 800 million Qatari Riyal, as previously divulgated.

With the addition of this new expansion line, the total cement grinding capacity of AKCC has reached a level of 15,500TPD, having an increase of 9,500TPD. Moreover, this will result in an increase of 6,000TPD of total clinker production capacity, attaining total of 12,000TPD.

It is noteworthy to capitalize on the history of the constitution of Al Khalij Cement Company in 2006, being to serve the increasing demand in cement production within the State of Qatar and thus to meet the overall development in the Country.

In order to satisfy the demand of the market in terms of cement requirements, AKCC has decided to develop its business, expands its production and was able to finish the expansion works in cooperation with the best manufacturers of cement production lines and highly skilled technical staffs, implementing the best technique and state of the art equipment, most recently available in the market having a world class level.

In brief, AKCC is committed to support Qatar Vision 2030, especially in the area of sustainable growth and development by reducing carbon emissions to support the preservation of the environment.

Hence, AKCC as part of the overall vision of Qatari Investors Group, reiterates their full dedication and commitment to operate according to the general strategy of the State of Qatar, to serve the national economy, and support the vital projects in line with its mission “Committed to Building Qatar”.