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Higher overseas purchases, together with low winter demand, caused stockpiles to grow

Top stories from the previous week, from cement consumption in Portugal reaching a six-year high in 2019, to Ghana banning cement capacity additions and imports

Data for January 31

Cement shipments recorded a solid increase

South Africa’s exports reached over 70 million tons in 2019


21 February 2020

Turkey's cement exports climb 70% in 2019

The Turkish Cement Manufacturers' Association is upbeat about 2020 prospects

21 February 2020

India’s cement companies to increase high-sulfur petcoke imports in 2020

Companies want to increase overall production

21 February 2020

Marathon Petroleum replaces coke drum at Garyville refinery

The company is focusing on its coking units as part of a new project

20 February 2020

Turkmenistan’s cement exports rise in 2019

The country wants to set up a new cement plant in order to improve its export potential

20 February 2020

Rheni port’s cargo turnover declines in January

Handling of bulk cargo fell sharply from January 2019

20 February 2020

Soybean exports from Brazil to surge in February

The country is benefitting from a lower domestic currency

20 February 2020

Europe’s wheat futures reach three-week high

Data for February 18

Porto Murtinho port terminal begins operations
The private terminal is only expected to begin operating in March
18 Feb
18 Feb
Shi.E.L.D Services secures Guinea transshipment contract
The company will be handling a bulker for mineral exports
18 Feb
Rio downgrades iron ore export expectations for 2020
The company’s operations in Australia were disrupted due to a tropical cyclone
18 Feb
Brazil’s port cargo throughput fall in 2019
Decrease in ore shipments had a significant effect on volumes
18 Feb
Costa Rica approves new cement tax
The tax will be imposed on both domestically-produced and imported cement
19 Feb
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