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Saudi Cement Output Rises 7.7% in November, Yamamah Data Shows

December 10, 2011

Dec. 10 (Bloomberg) -- Cement production in Saudi Arabia, the Arab world’s largest economy, grew 7.7 percent in November compared with the same month last year.

Cement output of 13 producing companies increased to 3.62 million tons in November, compared with 3.36 million tons a year earlier, according to industry data posted on the website of Yamamah Saudi Cement Co.

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