Notice of book closure of Pakcem Limited

Karachi, Pakcem Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that the Management has considered your advice and extended the Book Closure date to September 17, 2016.

Pakcem Limited (formerly Lafarge Pakistan) is a subsidiary of Bestway Cement Limited (part of Bestway Group UK), the largest cement manufacturer in Pakistan. The company’s principal activity is manufacturing and sale of cement, and its product portfolio includes Ordinary Portland Cement (PAKCEM), high quality cement (Stallion) and tile bond (Xtreme Bond). Our state-of-the-art plant is located at Kallar Kahar, District Chakwal in the province of Punjab with an annual cement production capacity of 2.4 million tonnes. Together with Pakcem, Bestway Cement boasts a total capacity of more than 8 million tonnes, representing 18% of the entire industry’s capacity in the country.

The symbol “PAKCEM” is being used by the stock exchanges for the shares Pakcem Limited.