Belarusian Cement Plant (BCP, the town of Kostyukovichi, Mogilev Region) increased the domestic sales of cement by 37.8% in January-May 2008, a company representative told Interfax.
Over the period in question the company exported 4 thousand tonnes of cement to Russia, the source added.
In January-May the BCP produced 412,200 tonnes of cement, or 18.7% up on the year.
The output of cement packed in sacks (25, 50, 1,000 kg) made 72,300 tons (28.3% up), the source specified.
The Klimovichi branch of the enterprise produced 42.5 thousand tonnes of lime (2.4% up). All lime is sold on the domestic market, the source reminded.
Cement accounted for 95% of commodities produced by BCP.
Over the period in question the company produced BYR 66.2 billion worth of commodities, or 21% up on the year.
Domestic sales of the BCP grew 21% on the year.
In January-May 2008 the plant invested over BYR 4.5 billion in the modernization of production facilities.
The Belarusian Cement Plant was set up in 1996. The staff counts 1,500 persons.