Saudi Cement Output Will Lag 60 Million-Ton Demand, Watan Says

Saudi Arabia will need to produce an additional 4 million metric tons of cement to meet forecast demand for 2013 of 60 million tons, al-Watan newspaper said, citing Najran Cement Co.’s Chief Executive Office Ahmed Zaqeel.

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