Obu Cement Company operates 2 lines of 3million metric tones per annum each, making it a combined installed capacity of 6million metric tonnes per annum cement producing plant, located in okpella, Edo State, Nigeria

 

Key Information


1964 - Edo Cement Company was incorporated by the state Government and indigenious investors with production capacity of 400,000MT

1997 - Operations halted for rehahbilitation.

2008 - BUA Group acquires majority shareholding after it was sold under the Federal Government's Privatisation policy.

 2015 - The 3milion metric tonnes capacity greenfield Obu Cement Plant is completed and production starts at the plant.

2016 - A US$600million contract was signed with SINOMA China to add a new line of 3 million metric tonnes. Production started in 2018.

2018 - BUA Obu line 2 was completed.

2019 - BUA Obu line 2 commenced operation.