In August, FOB prices for bulk ordinary Portland cement decreased by a small percentage in the Persian Gulf and Arabian Sea region, while prices for prompt deliveries of bulk ordinary grade clinker had a single digit contraction in the same period.
In the Mediterranean Basin region, the FOB prices for prompt deliveries of bulk ordinary Portland cement expanded when compared to the previous month, according to the CW Research’s August update of Mediterranean Basin cement and clinker prompt delivery cargo price assessment.
The last six years have proven challenging for the Italian cement market, as recession took a heavy toll in the construction sector. Meanwhile, the reconfiguration of the cement industry is helping pave the way towards a stable future
Cement market volumes have dropped in the Mediterranean Basin and the Middle East in May 2017. However, the Asia Pacific region recorded a positive trend, according to CW Research’s Cement Country Market Data reporting
The global refractories market has made a clear move from quantity towards quality. CW Research has examined the market, analyzing past trends and providing a five-year outlook, including end-users, producers, and consumers