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    Senegal: Production of building materials up by 12.3%

    APA-Dakar (Senegal)

    The industrial production of building materials increased by 12.3 percent in March 2018, the National Agency for Statistics and Demography (ANSD) has reported.

    The industrial production of building materials increased by 12.3 percent in March 2018, the National Agency for Statistics and Demography (ANSD) has reported.

    It added that the increase stems from increased cement production over the period under review, following an increase in demand.

    But compared to March 2017, this activity only increased by 9.1 percent.

    Total production for the first three months of 2018 was 5.3 percent higher than in the corresponding period of 2017.


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