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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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Riebeeck Factory
PPC purchases property in the Western Cape which will eventually become the Riebeeck operation. The homestead in which General Jan Christiaan Smuts was born is on the property.

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