Increased Competition In The Kenyan Cement Market

- Oct 15, 2019-

Recently, Kenya's sixth-largest cement producer, the Savannah Cement Plant, said it will further expand its share of the Ken Cement market by improving processes, expanding production capacity and improving quality. The Savannah Cement Plant was commissioned last year with an annual capacity of 1.5 million tons.

The new product developed by our company, 3-mercaptopropionic acid, is a new type of cement admixture, the development and mass use of polycarboxylate superplasticizer. 3-mercaptopropionic acid is mainly used in the production of polycarboxylate superplasticizer. Controlling molecular weight, high performance mediator, greatly improving the water reduction rate and moisture retention performance of concrete.

According to the latest research report of Standard Investment Bank (Standard Investment Bank), with the continuous expansion of business, the market share of new cement companies entering the Ken cement market is expanding, and the traditional multinational cement companies are gradually shrinking their market share. In 2005, the capacity of multinational cement companies accounted for 86.5% of the total capacity of Ken Cement, which is expected to fall to 52.2% by 2015.