Carpatcement Holding, the most important company controlled by the German producer of construction materials in Romania, estimates to increase the cement production this year with 1.9% to 2.8 million tonnes.

The investment program of the cement producer will reach this year 25.1 million lei, mainly focusing equipment replacements (10.2 million lei) as well as strategic investments (9.7 million lei). Cement production in Romania has totalized 7.7 million tonnes in 2012, compared to 7.6 million tonnes the precedent year, according to data from the coordinating institution in the field, CIROM.

Carpatcement Holding owes three cement factories, in Bicaz (Neamt district), Deva (Hunedoara) and Fieni (Dâmboviţa). (source: