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Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam’s cement and clinker export volume in 2016 is estimated at about 15 million tonnes, according to the Vietnam National Cement Association.

The figure represents a seven percent decrease from 2015. By the end of November, the country exported 13.97 million tonnes, down six percent year-on-year.

The country consumed 54.52 million tonnes of cement, up seven percent from 2015.

At present, Vietnam has 78 rotary kiln cement production lines with a combined capacity of 86.16 million tonnes.-VNA