Hilal Cement Company K.S.C.P., based in Kuwait, was established in 1 984 as a closed Joint Stock Kuwaiti Company.
In August 2007, Suez Cement Company acquired 51% of Hilal.
Hilal Cement is one of largest cement producer in Kuwait and manages two cement import terminals in the southern region of the country. In 2008, the company purchased Al Mahaliya Readymix Concrete Company, which boasts an average annual capacity of 300,000 m3 of ready mix cement products.
The vertical integration in the ready mixed concrete sector was further strengthened after Al Mahaliya purchased Kuwait German Ready Mix and Gulf Ready Mix.
Combined, all three companies produce an estimated 700,000 m3 annually, making the group one of the largest ready mix cement players in Kuwait.