Hima Cement was established in 1994 after the government privatized the Uganda Cement Industries. Hima Cement Ltd was created in 1999 acquired by Lafarge as a subsidiary of Bamburi Cement Group in Kenya. Today, Hima Cement Ltd is part of the Holcim Group, the world leader in building materials, present in 80 countries across the world.
With three plants in Uganda - Hima Plant in Kasese, Namanve Blending Station in Kampala and Tororo Grinding Station in Tororo – Hima Cement has a total cement production capacity of 2.1 million tonnes.
Hima Cement works with all actors in the building and construction industry in Uganda – manufacturing and supplying a wide range of building and construction solutions designed to meet housing and construction needs from small projects like individual home buildings to major construction and infrastructure projects.
Whether supplying high-quality cement to a craftsman or helping leading architects explore and deliver creative possibilities, Hima is committed to providing solutions that fit the needs of all its clients.
Our clients benefit from the technical expertise and product innovation that are the hallmark of Holcim, the world leader in building materials with a global presence and over 175 years of experience. In Uganda, Hima Cement Limited offers the widest range of innovative and high-performance products.