Indocement plans to build new cement factory in Citeureup.
PT Indocement Tunggal Prakarsa Tbk (INTP), the country's
second largest cement producer, plans to build a new cement factory in
its complex in Citeureup, Bogor, with a production capacity of 4.4
million tons per year. The plan is to meet growing demand for cement in
the country. In addition, the company is studying plan to build two
other new cement factories in other places with an annual production
capacity of 2 million-2.5 million tons each. One of the factories is to
be built in Java and the other outside Java. Meanwhile, Indocement is
building a new cement mill with a capacity of 1.9 million tons per year
in Citeureup. Implementation of the projects would increase the
production capacity of Indocement to 20.6 million tons and in long term
it hopes to expand its capacity to 29 million-30 million tons in 2015.