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Top 10 Egyptian cement companies

The cement industry is a significant contributor to Egypt's economy and plays a crucial role in supporting the country's development goals.
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The cement industry is a vital economic force in Egypt, supporting the construction and building sector, which is a major driver of the country's growth and development. It accounts for approximately 1% of the Egyptian GDP and nearly 10% of the manufacturing GDP. The industry's growth and stability have made Egypt an attractive destination for investors, as it offers a stable business environment and strong external support

Additionally, the cement industry provides direct employment opportunities for many Egyptians, further contributing to the country's economic growth and social development. Egypt's cement industry plays a crucial role in meeting the growing demand for construction materials, as the country's population continues to expand, and urbanization and infrastructure development projects are on the rise.

The industry's proximity to Europe and its increased exports have also contributed to its importance in the global market. Furthermore, the cement industry has been a key player in the country's efforts to achieve its sustainable development goals, with a focus on alternative fuels and environmentally friendly practices. Overall, the cement industry's significance in Egypt's economy and development cannot be overstated, making it a crucial sector for the country's future growth and prosperity.
CompanyFoundedCompany description
1977Heidelberg Materials is one of the largest multinational building materials companies in the world, with 55,000 employees in more than 50 countries.
1975Arab Swiss Engineering Company “ASEC” is the leading cement technical engineering and operation company in the MENA region.
2006Royal El Minya Cement was established in 2006 for the production of white cement and has been operating since mid 2010.
1997Arabian Cement Company (ACC) is a fully integrated cement plant and a leading cement producer and seller in Egypt.
1997Misr Cement Group is a prominent group of cement and building materials manufacturing companies in Egypt.
1997Sinai Cement Company (SAE)is a manufacture for the production of cement,Packing bags and the of all cement products.
1997Misr Beni-Suef Cement Company is located in the center of Egypt. MBCC started production in 2003 with a plant of 1 cement production.
2016Egyptian Cement Group started its construction phase of the biggest building materials complex Egypt, by establishing the first cement plant.
1982El Arish Cement was founded in 1982 and is specialized in the production of cement.
1997Misr Cement Qena has a production capacity of 2.0 million tons of cement per year.

This compilation of the companies has been made to the best of our knowledge and belief. We have made every effort to obtain the information from reliable and up-to-date sources and to reproduce it as accurately as possible. Nevertheless, we cannot guarantee the accuracy and completeness of the information. We are grateful for additions and corrections, which you are welcome to send to The selection of companies is based on the number of employees, the revenue, and the number of online visitors.