Belarusian unitary enterprise Krichevtsementoshifer produced 1,374,000 tonnes of cement in 2008, or 17% up on the year, a company representative told Interfax.
In addition, Krichevtsementnoshifer made 103.6 million equivalent roofing slates (20% up). Cement accounted for 87.2% of the company's output, the source added.
The company produced 184,400 tonnes of cement packed in sacks (25, 50, 1,000 kg), an 10.6% increase on the year.
High-quality cement production made 82.7% of the overall cement output (М500ДО, М500Д20 types).
Over the period in question the company exported 25.5 million roofing slates and 104,000 tonnes of cement to the Russian Federation.
Domestic sales accounted for 86.7% of the total output. As of January 1, the stock of ready goods made 18.9%, the limit being 25%.
In January-December 2008 the company produced BYR 321.1 billion worth of goods, or 17.1% up on the year. In 2008 Krichevtsementnoshifer invested BYR 43.4 billion in the modernization of its production facilities.