Lebap Cement Plant's second phase opens in Turkmenistan

Lebap Cement Plant’s second phase opens in Turkmenistan

On 13 March 2024, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov inaugurated the second phase of the Lebap Cement Plant in the Koitendag district, Lebap province, increasing its production capacity to 1Mt/yr. The first phase has been operational since February 2013. The new facility includes 38 buildings and is designed to meet international standards, including the production of sulphate-resistant cement.

Additionally, the President announced the upcoming launch of the Baherden Cement Plant’s second stage in the Ahal province, expected to produce another 1Mt/yr of cement.

Serdar Berdimuhamedov said “Advanced equipment has been installed at the plant, which will help optimise the production process and produce products that are in high demand.” He added “Turkmenistan has set a course for industrialisation, import substitution and ensuring the competitiveness of domestic construction products.”