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Company Overview of Tanga Cement Company Limited

Company Overview

Tanga Cement Company Limited engages in manufacturing, selling, and distributing clinker and cement products that are used in construction and making of concrete products in Tanzania. The company offers Portland composite cement. Tanga Cement Company Limited was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Tanga, Tanzania.

Korogwe Road

Pongwe Factory Area

PO Box 5053



Founded in 1978


255 27 264 4500


255 27 264 6148

Key Executives for Tanga Cement Company Limited

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Tanga Cement Company Limited Key Developments

TANGA Cement Announces Earnings Results for the First Half of 2013

TANGA Cement announced earnings results for the first half of 2013. For the period, net profit has dropped to TZS 10.5 billion, almost a one-third decline from TZS 16.6 billion posted in the corresponding period last year. The company has attributed the profit decrease to increased competition and expenses. The net profit dropped due to low sales. The profitability level lowered the earnings per share to TZS 165 from TZS 261 registered in the same period in 2012.

Tanga Cement Company Invests $165 Million in Expansion Project

Tanga Cement Company Limited launched a $165 million expansion project that will involve construction of a new clinker production line. The company said that the first phase of the plant expansion project that involved installation of cement mill number two and packer between 2009 and 2010 increased the plant's cement grinding capacity by 73% to 1.3 million tonnes annually.

Tanga Cement Company Limited to Build Second Kiln in East Africa

AfriSam announced that its subsidiary, Tanga Cement Company Limited would build a second kiln, which would double its output to allow it meet growing demand for cement in East Africa.

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