Hongshi Indonesia Tonga Cement has commissioned the first phase of its new cement plant in East Kutai, East Kalimantan. At this phase of its development, the plant has a capacity of 4Mt/yr. It holds 1Bnt of limestone reserves and is equipped with a 50,000t marine terminal. The plant is situated over 250km away from the site of Indonesia’s upcoming new capital city, Nusantara, also in East Kalimantan. Hongshi Indonesia Tonga Cement plans to subsequently raise the plant’s capacity to 8Mt/yr.