Tanzania Portland Cement Public Limited Company (TPC PLC)

Tanzania Portland Cement Public Limited Company (TPC PLC) is a Winner of the 2019 East Africa Responsible Investment Award and a recipient of the East Africa Development Champion Mark. Awarded and certified in appreciation of its contribution towards attainment of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals through promoting and upholding International Best Practices and Standards. Certified by on 16th September 2019 by Public Opinions International based in Kampala,Uganda East Africa, Web:www.publicopinions.net

Tanzania Portland Cement Public Limited Company (TPC PLC) is the largest cement producing company in Tanzania. It is part of Heidelberg Cement Group. It was established in 1966 with the principal activity of manufacturing and selling of cement.

The first bag of cement rolled out at Wazo Hill in mid-1966. But due to development of events TPC PLC was nationalized in 1978 and later privatized in 1998. Heidelberg Cement currently holds 69.25 percent of shares via Scancem international DA with the general public of the United Republic of Tanzania holding the remaining 30.75 percent. The shares of TPC PLC are actively traded on the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE).

Since its inception, TPC PLC has produced high quality cement conforming to the standards issued by Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS). The company currently produces five main brands of cement, and are Twiga Ordinary (42.5N), Twiga Plus (42.5N), Twiga Extra (32.5R), Twiga Super (32.5N), and Twiga Jenga (MC 22.5X)

The Company is incorporated in Tanzania under the Tanzania Companies Act, 2002 as a public company limited by shares. 

Company's Vision

To develop a strong identity, be the market leader and the first choice amongst cement consumers in Tanzania.

 Company's Mission

To satisfy customers by providing them with a high quality product and service at an affordable price.

Quality Statement

We are successful only when our customers are successful. Tanzania Portland Cement Public Limited Company  (TPCPLC) contributes to customers' success by supplying them with the products they want and need. We strive to achieve customer satisfaction by ensuring that the quality of our products are within the required standards and services are consistent and are continuously improved to meet our customer's expectations. It is the declared goal of every employee to make TPCPLC and Twiga Cement recognized by word for cement quality. This position allows us to achieve the market leadership.


The Managing Director
Tanzania Portland Cement Public Limited Company

P.O. Box 1950
Dar es Salaam
Telephone: +255 746 810 930
Fax: +255 746 810 931 
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