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Brazil construction & cement market (2012 update)

A comprehensive review of the burgeoning construction and cement markets in Brazil. The detailed industry research report provides qualitative and quantitative discussion around demand drivers, historical trends and outlook for cement sector in the country. The market analysis is firmly grounded in long-term projections of the construction sector as well as a discussion around demand drivers in the country.

Principal Contents

The 2012 update includes two report packs:

 

  • Initiating coverage in-depth market report
  • 2012 market update containing the material updates since the initiating coverage report with revised data and outlook

Table of Contents

Executive summary...............................................................................4

Economic backdrop...............................................................................5

Figure: Economy and population.............................................................5

Construction...................................................................................6

World Cup and Olympics........................................................................6

Construction activity................................................................................7

Table: Construction sector importance and growth...............................8

Figure: Construction sector and the economy........................................9

Cement Sector......................................................................................10

Main changes since the last CW Group update:........................................10

A numerical perspective on cement: 2011 and 2012 YTD........................11

Figure: Apparent cement demand & production (2005-2012E)............12

Figure: 2005-2012E cement demand....................................................13

Figure: Regional demand breakdown (1980-2011)..............................14

Figure: Imports and Exports (2005-2012E)..........................................15

Production capacity and additions through 2015..................................15

Figure: Nameplate cement production capacity (2010-2015E)............16

Figure: Cement production capacity (2010-2015E) – comparative view....................................................... 17

Figure: 2015 cement production capacity regional distribution...........18

Figure: 2011 regional supply - demand gap.........................................19

Figure: Important upgrades and new plants..........................................20

Competitive dynamics.....................................................................22

Market shares........................................................................................22

Cement prices.......................................................................................24

Figure: 2007-2012 half year indicative cement prices.........................24

Chart: Average national cement prices (Jan 11 - Sep 12)...................25

Outlook.........................................................................................26

Figure: Apparent demand forecast (2005-2017E)................................26

Figure: Apparent demand forecast comparative view...........................27

Figure: Manufacturing utilization projection (2009-2015E)..................28

Risks and uncertainty...................................................................29

World Cup and Olympic fall-off effect: The end of the world as we know it?................................................... 29

Figure: South Africa apparent cement demand (2005-2012E).............30

Figure: 2014 World Cup estimated cement consumption....................31

Figure: impact of sporting events on cement demand (2011-2017E)..32

Conclusion: Brazil is complicated.....................................................32

Data tables...............................................................................34

Supply-demand balance (2005 – 2012E, mm tons)...................................34

Imports by cement type (2005 – 2011, tons).............................................35

Cement import countries (2005 – 2011, tons)............................................36

Exports by cement type (2005 – 2011, tons)............................................37

Exports by country (2005 – 2011, tons)....................................................38

Table: Cement plant capacities (2008 – 2015E, mm tons).........................39

Disclaimers...............................................................................43

 

Pages: 45 in the 2012 update report
Format: Electronic (PDF)
Price:

 

  • USD2,975 for first time buyers
  • USD2,375 for those that have previously purchased the CW Initiating Coverage report for the country

 

Date: Pending

 

 

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