chronicle.co.zw 04 Aug, 2022 01:30 am

Avail cement at affordable prices

Avail cement at affordable prices
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The cement manufacturing companies are therefore enjoying good business as they are battling to meet demand.The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe on its part, is prioritising the manufacturing companies when it comes to allocation of foreign currency.We want at this juncture to appeal to cement manufacturing companies not to take advantage of the high demand for cement to increase prices.The cement manufacturing companies must support the housing construction boom which is being witnessed across the country by availing cement at affordable prices.

Industry and Commerce Minister Dr Sekai Nzenza said Government will soon engage cement manufacturing companies so that their prices remain affordable to the majority of consumers.Most of the raw materials for cement manufacturing are found locally hence there is no justification in increasing the prices in US dollar.

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