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26

Jul 2021
China’s iron ore prices reach 17-month low

Following lower steel outputs, the main Chinese domestic iron ore benchmark ended the week with a decrease of 10 percent [PAID=]According to Mining.com, the Dalian Commodity Exchange contract, the main ...

26

Jul 2021
Iron ore prices edge down on weaker demand

Due to higher steel prices and production cuts in China, prices followed a downwards trend [PAID=]According to Metal Bulletin, iron ore prices continued to edge up on Friday July 23. The decrease in ...

26

Jul 2021
Coking coal prices on the rise as trading activities pick up speed

The FOB coking coal market also continued to increase with offers for US coking coal at elevated levels [PAID=]According to Metal Bulletin, on Friday July 23 seaborne coking coal prices inched up due ...

26

Jul 2021
Coking coal prices on the rise as trading activities pick up speed

The FOB coking coal market also continued to increase with offers for US coking coal at elevated levels [PAID=]According to Metal Bulletin, on Friday July 23 seaborne coking coal prices inched up due ...

26

Jul 2021
Argentinian wood sector activity slows down on flattened global prices

Greater supplies from countries as Brazil impacted exports from Argentina [PAID=]The president of the Association of Wood and Related Industries of Santo Tomé, in Argentina, Raúl Falero said that the ...

26

Jul 2021
Price of wood in Argentina doubles in one year

Domestic demand boom and booming international prices led to a rise in the cost of wood in the country [PAID=]The price of wood in Argentina doubled since last year, reports El Destape. The Government ...

26

Jul 2021
Yuen Foong Yu Paper grants CNY 1.6 billion green loan

The funds will be used in renewable energy power generation and recycling paper process energy optimization [PAID=]Yuen Foong Yu Paper, a subsidiary of Yuen Foong Yu Investment Holdings, has commissioned ...

26

Jul 2021
Brazil’s agribusiness exports grow in the first half of 2021

From January to June, exports increased 20.9 percent [PAID=]According to a study carried out by Brazil’s Institute for Applied Economic Research and reported by news portal Portos e Navios, in the first ...

26

Jul 2021
Seshasayee Paper records lower revenue in the first quarter of FY22

Profit after tax also registered a slight decline India-based Seshasayee Paper disclosed that it has worked out a three-pronged strategy to realign the company’s focus to emerging global and regional ...

26

Jul 2021
Beaver Paper Group announces general price increase

The new price increase will be effective September 1 Sublimation media and sewn paper products manufacturer Beaver Paper Group announced a general price increase of 8 to 12 percent across its global ...

26

Jul 2021
Stora Enso reports its half-year financial results

In the second quarter of 2021, on a yearly basis, sales increased by 22.6 percent Stora Enso reported on its website its half-year financial results, posting strong performance and sales growth, according ...

26

Jul 2021
Corn futures fall despite weekly gain

Set for a second straight week of gains, Chicago corn futures were down 0.6 percent According to Successful Farming, wheat prices remain flat on Friday July 23. Corn, on the other hand, continued to ...

26

Jul 2021
Baltic Dry Index increases to 3,199 points

The index gained 96 points on July 23 The Baltic Dry Index increased to 3,199 points on July 23, up by 96 points or 3.1 percent, versus the last reporting date, July 22, according to PortNews. The ...

26

Jul 2021
Baltic Dry Index increases to 3,199 points

The index gained 96 points on July 23 ...To read the full article on BulkWeek, click here.

26

Jul 2021
Rusal deploys new neural quality-assuring network at Irkutsk aluminium smelter

The system automatically checks the surface quality of small aluminium ingots during production [PAID=]Aluminium Insider details the recent deployment of a neural network at Russia’s Rusal Irkutsk aluminium ...

26

Jul 2021
Despite higher aluminium prices, Chinese supply response is insufficient

Run-rates dropped by 120,000 tons in the first quarter of 2021 [PAID=]According to Reuters, the growth of global aluminium production was brought to a halt in the second quarter of 2021. As prices went ...

23

Jul 2021
HeidelbergCement signs the Business Ambition for 1.5°C Commitment

The company aims achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2050 at the latest HeidelbergCement disclosed on its website it has signed the Business Ambition for 1.5°C Commitment, a global initiative aimed ...

23

Jul 2021
HeidelbergCement India posts sharp growth in its Q1 net profit

The company's net profit rose 40.3 percent year-on-year [PAID=]HeidelbergCement India has posted a sharp growth in its Q1 net profit, reports NavbharatTimes.com. The company's net profit rose 40.3 ...

23

Jul 2021
Kazakhstan to lift ban on cement imports

The ban will be lifted from July 23 [PAID=]Kazakhstan has decided to lift the ban on the import of cement from third countries from July 23, writes 24.kz, citing the press service of the MIIR RK. With ...

23

Jul 2021
Dangote Cement’s new plant in Nigeria set for commissioning

The plant will have the production capacity of 6 million tons per annum Dangote Cement’s NGN 1 billion new plant, with a production capacity of 6 million tons per annum, is set for commissioning, informs ...

23

Jul 2021
HeidelbergCement India expects demand to remain strong this year

In addition, infrastructure demand is booming in the country HeidelbergCement India posted better than estimated results for the first quarter of FY2022, according to Jamshed Naval Cooper, CEO & managing ...

23

Jul 2021
HeidelbergCement India expects demand to remain strong this year

In addition, infrastructure demand is booming in the country HeidelbergCement India posted better than estimated results for the first quarter of FY2022, according to Jamshed Naval Cooper, CEO & managing ...

23

Jul 2021
Cement prices in Egypt, July 23

Prices for varying brands of cement in Egypt on July 23 [PAID=]Helwan quoted its products at EGP 900 per ton on this day, while Alsuez was traded at EGP 890 per ton, reports Cement Egypt. Al Mosalah ...

23

Jul 2021
China’s soybean imports from Brazil continue to dwindle

Shipments to China declined on an yearly basis but increased 14 percent month-on-month in June [PAID=]According to Hellenic Shipping News, customs data points to a continuous drop in China’s soybean ...

23

Jul 2021
Thai TMN Corporation acquires its biggest ship to date

The 12-year-old aframax is named Marmara Sea According to Splash247, TMN Corporation, a specialist in maritime transport and freight forwarder, acquired its biggest ship to date. The 12-year-old aframax, ...

23

Jul 2021
Coal transhipment at Ust-Luga port increases in the first half of 2021

Total cargo turnover was up by 4 percent in the period [PAID=]According to PortNews, the port of Ust-Luga, located on the Soikinsky Peninsula in the Gulf of Finland, recorded an increase of 4 percent ...

23

Jul 2021
Coal transhipment at Ust-Luga port increases in the first half of 2021

Total cargo turnover was up by 4 percent in the period [PAID=]According to PortNews, the port of Ust-Luga, located on the Soikinsky Peninsula in the Gulf of Finland, recorded an increase of 4 percent ...

23

Jul 2021
Rice export prices in Asia continue to sink reaching multi-month lows

Vietnam's 5 percent broken rice rates logged more than 16-month lows According to Business Recorder, rice export prices continue to plummet in a multi-month downward trend. Vietnam's 5 percent broken ...

23

Jul 2021
Freight turnover at St. Petersburg’s seaports increases in the first half of 2021

It was up by 12 percent between January and June [PAID=]According to PortNews, from January to June, freight turnover at St. Petersburg’s seaports increased by 12 percent, totalling 4.1 million tons ...

23

Jul 2021
Baltic Dry Index increases to 3,103 points

The index gained 45 points on July 22 The Baltic Dry Index increased to 3,103 points on July 22, up by 45 points or 1.5 percent, compared to July 21, reports PortNews. The index is compiled by the ...

23

Jul 2021
Baltic Dry Index increases to 3,103 points

The index gained 45 points on July 22 ...To read the full article on BulkWeek, click here.

23

Jul 2021
Hanson-Heidelberg supplies fiber reinforced concrete to the Port of Barcelona

The container terminal received 2,000 cubic meters of concrete in three weeks [PAID=]According to the Spanish architectural news portal Construnario, the German cement group Hanson-Heidelberg has supplied ...

23

Jul 2021
GrandBay Paper and Care Products to expand its production capacity in Guatemala

The company will instal a new mill with an annual capacity of 60,000 tons [PAID=]GrandBay Paper and Care Products Group has announced it will carry on a new expansion of its plant in Guatemala, increasing ...

23

Jul 2021
UFP Industries reports record net sales in 2Q2021

Retail sales soared 107 percent in the quarter UFP Industries released its results for the second quarter of the year, reporting record net sales of USD 2.7 billion, an increase of 117 percent over ...

23

Jul 2021
Yuen Foong Yu Paper grants CNY 1.6 billion loan for sustainability projects

The company will develop the biogas renewable energy power generation and a zero coal-fired gas-electricity symbiosis system [PAID=]Yuen Foong Yu Paper announced it has commissioned Taipei Fubon Bank ...

23

Jul 2021
Printing-writing paper shipments in the United States record growth in June

Shipments increased 10 percent compared to June last year The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) has released its June 2021 Printing-Writing Monthly report, which showed that total printing-writing ...

23

Jul 2021
BillerudKorsnäs posts sales growth in the first half of 2021

Net sales for the second quarter of 2021 grew by 6 percent BillerudKorsnäs has released its interim report for the period between January and June 2021, posting high sales growth driven by strong demand, ...

23

Jul 2021
Stora Enso's pilot plant for bio-based carbon materials for batteries starts operation

The pilot production of Lignode, wood-based carbon for batteries, is currently being ramped up Stora Enso announced that its pilot plant for producing lignin-based carbon materials for batteries has ...

23

Jul 2021
US homebuilder confidence slips to lowest level since August 2020

The index is declining driven by supply and labor shortages, besides elevated construction prices Reuters reports a recent dramatic drop in US homebuilder confidence in the market for single family ...

23

Jul 2021
Venice receives 3D-printed concrete bridge

The design was conceived by Block Research Group and Zaha Hadid Architects and construction was accomplished in collaboration with incremental3D and Holcim According to Construction Cayola, the Giardini ...

22

Jul 2021
PPC Zimbabwe releases its results for the financial year ended March 31

Cement sales increased by 10 percent to 15 percent in the year [PAID=]Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC) Zimbabwe has declared its results for the financial year ended March 31, 2021, posting a USD 4.4 ...

22

Jul 2021
Lafarge Zimbabwe appoints new non-executive director

The company appointed John William Stull to position Lafarge Zimbabwe has appointed John William Stull to the group’s position of non-executive director, writes New Zimbabwe. The appointment is effective ...

22

Jul 2021
Cayman adds Cuba, Colombia and Panama to the allowed cement importers list

The move aims to ease the shortages within the local construction industry, Cuba, Colombia and Panama were included in the list of countries from which Cayman can import cement, in a bid to ease the ...

22

Jul 2021
Cayman adds Cuba, Colombia and Panama to the allowed cement importers list

The move aims to ease the shortages within the local construction industry, Cuba, Colombia and Panama were included in the list of countries from which Cayman can import cement, in a bid to ease the ...

22

Jul 2021
Rock Hard Cement loses challenge on imported cement quota

The cement importer claims the quota and an increase in import duties would cripple its operations Trinidad and Tobago's Rock Hard Cement has lost its challenge against the government’s move to introduce ...

22

Jul 2021
Rock Hard Cement loses challenge on imported cement quota

The cement importer claims the quota and an increase in import duties would cripple its operations Trinidad and Tobago's Rock Hard Cement has lost its challenge against the government’s move to introduce ...

22

Jul 2021
China's cement output weakens in Jun

Compared to June 2019, however, it increased 6.9 percent in the month [PAID=]China's cement industry produced 224.3 million tons in June, according to the official data of the National Bureau of Statistics ...

22

Jul 2021
Cement prices in Egypt, July 22

Prices for varying brands of cement in Egypt on July 22 [PAID=]Helwan quoted its products at EGP 900 per ton on this day, while Alsuez was traded at EGP 890 per ton, reports Cement Egypt. Al Mosalah ...

22

Jul 2021
Lehigh Hanson achieves CSC-certification for concrete plants

Lehigh Hanson's plants in Washington and Arizona achieved the certification at the Silver level According to an official statement on the company’s website, Lehigh Hanson, a subsidiary of HeidelbergCement, ...

22

Jul 2021
Semen Indonesia to launch new line of eco-friendly concrete

The new development follows Indonesia’s efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 29 percent in 2030 [PAID=]According to Indonesian portal Kompas.com, SIG, Semen Indonesia, is working on greener ...

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