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     South Africa's first cement plant was established in 1892


PPC Ltd was established in 1892 as De Eerste Cement Fabrieken Beperkt. Our history is closely linked to the growth and development of South Africa & has produced cement for many of the country's most famous landmarks and construction projects.


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The beginning of PPC
Edouard Lippert gets permission from Paul Kruger, President of the Transvaal Republic;

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