Ban on imported cement could result in high prices for government

But increased localisation will help to create jobs

17 October 2021 - 00:05 By THABISO MOCHIKO

The government's decision to ban the use of imported cement for state infrastructure projects may result in high prices, some industry experts say, but others insist it will save the sector. 

Cement and Concrete SA (CCSA) said this week the Treasury had stated that from November 4 the use of imported cement would be prohibited on all government-funded projects. ..

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