15 Big Investments Establishing In Africa 2015

2.    Heidelberg Cement AG, the world’s third-biggest cement maker, said it is considering adding South African and Mozambique production capacity as the German company seeks to tap growing demand for construction material in Africa.

The company opened a $50 million grinding plant in Burkina Faso in March this year which will produce 700,000 metric tons a year, boosting manufacturer’s annual capacity on the continent to about 10 million tons. The cement maker operates in Ghana, Benin, Liberia, Tanzania, Sierra Leone, Togo and Democratic Republic of Congo.