Pacific Link Cement Industries

Thai cement giant tackles Mon coal fears

Date of Release: 
Feb 8 2016

Mawlamyine Cement Limited (MCL), a joint venture between SCG and Pacific Link Cement Industries, is building a US$400 million cement plant in Mon State, due to open in mid-2016.

To power the project, the company is building a coal-fired power plant in the compound, which has raised concerns among the local community.

U Kaysara, head monk at the nearby Kun Ngan Village monastery said the plant was nearing completion but that the company had not given any information to local residents.

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