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The building of a new Cemento Regional Plant begins in El Salvador

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The Export and Investment Promotion Agency of El Salvador (PROESA) attended the beginning of the construction of the Cemento Regional’s Plant, a company of Grupo Monterrey, located in Acajutla, Sonsonate.


The grinding plant will have the capacity to produce 120,000 tons of cement annually, in an environmentally friendly way, meaning, it will not generate dust clouds or noise. It is expected to generate approximately 400 direct jobs.


The Guatemalan cement company found in the current government of El Salvador the facilities to carry out the construction of the processing plant in Canton San Julián, Acajutla.


According to the authorities, the project has already generated 200 direct jobs . Once it starts producing, it will enable the creation of 600 indirect jobs.


El Salvador, as part of his investment attraction legal frame, has the Competition Act, which encourages foreign investment, givingprotection to entrepreneurs.


According to representatives of the company, the grinding plant will be built on a 10-block plot. It will be located on the edge of the road that leads to Sonsonate from Acajutla, and it will be inaugurated on December this year.


They assuredthat the proximity of the industrial dock will facilitate the import of raw materials from Asia and that their business model will be based on generating competition. This will ensure that there is no shortage in the national market.


The factory will produce quality cement with 20% more resistance than the products known to date.


In order to promote social responsibility, the cement company promised to the mayor of Acajutla, Richard Zepeda, to help 100 families with limited economic resources, with first need products that will be delivered each month.


Actualizado 09/30/2019
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