Current cement prices have increased by 27% over the last year of 2010. Cement manufacture companies are facing high coal prices , increase in power tariff therefore the prices are surging. The cement industry as a whole has suffered heavy losses in the recent past due to supply glut but increase in prices have helped them a lot to come out of crisis.
All pakistan cement manufacturers association still thinks that price are low to overcome the crisis completely .
Rs 321 per bag in September 2010
Rs 410 per bag in September 2011
Price in Karachi Rs 378 , lowest
Price in quetta Rs 450 , highest