Location: Bokro, near Takoradi in Western Region
Employment: About 2,000 workors.
On 3rd Novermber 2016, President John Mahama inaugurated the Western Diamond Cement Limited (WDCL) at Bokro, near Takoradi, and described it as yet another manifestation of the high investor confidence in the country.
The factory produces one million tonnes of Portland Limestone Cement of 42.5R, 42.5N and 32.5R grades per annum.
Using German technology, WDCL production also includes limestone cement, dolomite limestone cement and ordinary Portland cement.
The factory is providing direct and indirect employment to about 2000 people.
President Mahama said the opening of the factory meant that the Diamond Group was reaping the benefits of the government's agenda for transformation that was introduced in 2013.