Burkina Faso: A new cement plant project being built in Bobo-Dioulasso has drawn complaints from local residents and businesses. The unit is being built in an agricultural indstury section of the city and local companies fear that dust from plant might damage their products, according to the Le Pays newspaper.
Union Cement Company (UCC) is the first cement producer established in the United Arab Emirates. It was set up in 1972 in the Khor Kwair Industrial Area and the production commenced with the first line in 1975 under the management of "Norcem A.S.", a member of HeidelbergCement Group.
Fujairah Cement Industries (FCI) is a Public Joint Stock Company was established in the Emirate of Fujairah, on 20th December 1979, with the paid capital of AED 555 million, according to Govt. of Fujairah Decree No: 3/79 issued by His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, the Member Supreme Council of UAE and the Ruler of Fujairah.