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Apr 2021
Household paper prices increase in China

The hike is driven mainly by the continuous increase in raw material prices [PAID=]Household paper prices in China are again rising this April, writes Sina. This time, the price increase was initiated ...

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Apr 2021
Pabrik Kertas Tjiwi Kimia posts decline in revenue and profit in 2020

Sales of cultural paper dropped 28.8 percent year-on-year [PAID=]Indonesia's PT Pabrik Kertas Tjiwi Kimia Tbk (TKIM) disclosed its results for 2020, posting revenue and profit decreases by double digits, ...

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Apr 2021
GreenFirst to acquire six sawmills in Canada from Rayonier

The transaction was valued at around CAD 267 million [PAID=]Canada-based Rayonier Advanced Materials is divesting itself, less than four years after completing the acquisition of Tembec, of the forestry ...

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Apr 2021
Boise Cascade announces new CFO

The current CFO Wayne Rancourt will retire, effective May 14 Boise Cascade announced the transition of its Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Treasurer position following the retirement of Wayne Rancourt, ...

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Apr 2021
HOMAG Group to invest up to EUR 80 million to modernize its Schopfloch site

The company will invest a further EUR 15 million in a new plant in Poland Woodworking industry solutions provider HOMAG Group announced the largest investment program in the company’s history, reports ...

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Apr 2021
UFP Industries subsidiary purchases Spartanburg Forest Products' operating assets

The deal was sealed for approximately USD 16.5 million United States-based UFP Industries announced that, through its wholly owned subsidiary Sunbelt Forest Products Corporation, it has closed an agreement ...

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Apr 2021
Novoshakhtinsk Refinery to receive investment of RUB 100 billion

The Russian plant aims to develop deep oil refining by 2024 [PAID=]The Novoshakhtinsk Plant of Oil Products (NZNP), in the Rostov Region, in Russia, will receive an investment of about RUB 100 billion ...

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Apr 2021
Novoshakhtinsk Refinery to receive investment of RUB 100 billion

The Russian plant aims to develop deep oil refining by 2024 ...To read the full article on PetCokeWeek, click here.

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Apr 2021
Activities of Karachi Port and Port Qasim

The Karachi Port handled 360,349 tons of cargo while in Port Qasim, a cargo volume of 175,656 tons was handled during the last 24 hours on Tuesday [PAID=]The Karachi Port handled 360,349 tons of cargo ...

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Apr 2021
Baltic Dry Index increases to 2,145 points

The index gained 60 points on April 12 The Baltic Dry Index increased to 2,145 points on April 12, up by 60 points or 2.9 percent, versus the level of April 9, reports PortNews. The index is compiled ...

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Apr 2021
Baltic Dry Index increases to 2,145 points

The index gained 60 points on April 12 ...To read the full article on BulkWeek, click here.

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Apr 2021
Russian wheat export prices recover in April

The grain traded at USD 247 a ton last week [PAID=]Russian wheat export prices rose last week, with higher prices in Chicago and Paris helping after a five-week decline, reports SuccessfulFarming, ...

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Apr 2021
Port of Paranaguá carries out record shipment of soybeans

Brazilian port is loading 108,577 tons of soybeans to the Netherlands [PAID=]The Port of Paranaguá, in Brazil, is carrying out the largest shipment of soybeans on a single ship in its history, according ...

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Apr 2021
Throughput of Russian seaports falls in the January-March period

The decrease was mainly due to liquid bulk cargo, while dry bulk cargo continued to increase [PAID=]The throughput of Russian seaports in the first three months of 2021 fell by 4.5 percent year-on-year, ...

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Apr 2021
Almost half of the European shortsea fleet is over 20 years old

Recent shipbrokers’ reports have shown how old the European shortsea fleet is Hamburg shipbrokers Toepfer Transport have provided European shortsea reports this week, with statistics on how old the ...

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Apr 2021
Ambuja Cement to start its new Mundwa cement plant by the September quarter

The new plant in Rajasthan is an investment of INR 2,350 crore Indian manufacturer Ambuja Cement will commission its integrated greenfield cement plant at Mundwa, in Rajasthan, by the September quarter, ...

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Apr 2021
Saudi Arabia's cement sales continue to increase in Marc

Cement sales in Saudi Arabia continued on its upward trend, increasing by 4.1 percent year-on-year [PAID=]Cement sales in Saudi Arabia continued on its upward trend, increasing by 4.1 percent to 5.6 ...

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Apr 2021
Saudi Arabia's cement sales continue to increase in Marc

Cement sales in Saudi Arabia continued on its upward trend, increasing by 4.1 percent year-on-year [PAID=]Cement sales in Saudi Arabia continued on its upward trend, increasing by 4.1 percent to 5.6 ...

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Apr 2021
Gornozavodskcement posts profit surge in 2020

Its net profit rose 186 percent year-on-year [PAID=]Russia's Gornozavodskcement disclosed its 2020 financial results, posting a net profit rise of 186 percent year-on-year, to RUB 773.78 million, writes ...

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Apr 2021
LafargeHolcim proposes simplifying corporate name to Holcim

Shareholders will vote on the proposed name change at the upcoming annual general meeting on May 4 Building materials giant LafargeHolcim is proposing to simplify its name to Holcim Ltd, reverting to ...

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Apr 2021
PCA forecasts cement consumption growth in 2021 in the U.S.

U.S. cement consumption grew 2 percent in 2020, a figure which is predicted at least to be repeated in 2021 The U.S.-based Portland Cement Association (PCA) released its annual Spring cement consumption ...

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Apr 2021
Cement prices in Egypt, April 12

Prices for varying brands of cement in Egypt on April 12 [PAID=]Beni Sweif Cement’s prices reached EGP 900 per ton, while Helwan quoted its products at EGP 915 per ton on this day, reports Cement Egypt. ...

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Apr 2021
Brazilian construction industry to expand in 2021

The industry expects to grow by 4 percent during the year [PAID=]The Brazilian construction industry is expected to reach 4 percent growth in 2021 compared to the previous year, according to FolhaPE. ...

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Apr 2021
La Chola opens new frac sand plant in Argentina

US-based construction company CDE installed the sand plant [PAID=]La Chola, a sand and aggregates producer in Argentina, opened a new sand plant in Pampa Soler, Argentina, supplied by the US-based construction ...

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Apr 2021
Orsk Refinery gets environmental clearance for its delayed coking complex

The next stage will confirm the compliance of the project documentation with all the necessary requirements Russia-based PJSC Orsknefteorgsintez has passed the state environmental review of the design ...

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Apr 2021
Saudi Paper Manufacturing Company gets approval for SAR 50 million program

The company will sign a contract for the program provided by the Ministry of Finance in cooperation with Riyad Bank [PAID=]The Saudi Paper Manufacturing Company announced that it got the final approval ...

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Apr 2021
Jingxing Paper posts growth in its 2020 net profit

The company's net profit rose 65.3 percent year-on-year [PAID=]China-headquartered Jingxing Paper released its 2020 annual results on April 12, posting a total operating income of about CNY 4.9 billion, ...

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Apr 2021
Kraft paper price hike pushes packaging cost up in India

The cost of packaging for industries was up by 30 to 35 percent over the past months [PAID=]Kraft paper prices have more than doubled in India over the past few months, pushing the cost of packaging ...

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Apr 2021
UPM completes sale of its Jyväskylä plywood mill in Finland

The site and premises of the Jyväskylä mill were sold to the real estate developer Redeve Oy UPM disclosed it has completed the sale of its Jyväskylä plywood mill site and premises, located in Säynätsalo, ...

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Apr 2021
OneFortyOne to upgrade its Jubilee Sawmill in South Australia

The company announced it is investing a USD 16 million to implement two new kilns OneFortyOne announced it is investing a USD 16 million at its Jubilee Sawmill, in South Australia, to implement two ...

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Apr 2021
Hancock Lumber to acquire Lapointe Lumber

The acquisition provides Hancock with the opportunity to extend its reach into Augusta and Gardiner, in Maine Family-owned Maine lumber dealers, Hancock Lumber announced it is acquiring Lapointe Lumber, ...

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Apr 2021
Carbine Resources acquires Muchea West's silica sand projec

Australian companies signed binding term agreement to explore white sand profiles of 99 percent SiO2 Carbine Resources (CRB) has signed a binding term sheet agreement to acquire Australian United ...

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Apr 2021
Origin Materials and AECI Much Asphalt sign deal to develop low-carbon asphalt

The US-based and South African companies have announced partnership to develop green asphalt in South Africa US-based carbon negative materials company Origin Materials and South Africa-based AECI ...

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Apr 2021
Activities of Karachi Port and Port Qasim

The Karachi Port handled 170,854 tons of cargo while in Port Qasim, a cargo volume of 124,350 tons was handled during the last 24 hours on Saturday [PAID=]The Karachi Port handled 170,854 tons of cargo ...

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Apr 2021
Activities of Karachi Port and Port Qasim

The Karachi Port handled 170,854 tons of cargo while in Port Qasim, a cargo volume of 124,350 tons was handled during the last 24 hours on Saturday [PAID=]The Karachi Port handled 170,854 tons of cargo ...

12

Apr 2021
Hagland orders four hybrid bulkers

The Norwegian company ordered the construction of two 5,000 dwt self-discharging bulk carriers, with deal options for two additional newbuilds Norway’s Hagland Shipping has signed up with Dutch shipyard ...

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Apr 2021
Castor Maritime announces the acquisition of another panamax

The Greek owner will take its fleet to 15 vessels with the latest purchases Nasdaq-listed Greek owner Castor Maritime has entered into an agreement to acquire another panamax, reports Splash 247. ...

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Apr 2021
Paraná ports set record movement in the first quarter of 2021

The Brazilian ports recorded an increase of 7 percent in movement in March and 3 percent in the quarter on a yearly basis [PAID=]The ports of Paraná ended the first quarter with two new records, reports ...

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Apr 2021
USDA rises 2020-21 global wheat trade forecast

US corn exports are predicted to increase 1.2 million tons from the March USDA report [PAID=]The USDA’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) April report was supportive of global coarse ...

12

Apr 2021
Grain prices surge in Australia last week

USDA monthly estimate resulted in a high in grain prices and Australia was no exception [PAID=]Domestic grain prices in Australia surged in the week ending on April 9, reports QueenslandCountryLife. ...

09

Apr 2021
Cimento Apodi opens a new distribution center in the state of Ceará

The distribution center will start operating on April 12 [PAID=]Brazilian company Cimento Apodi will opened a new distribution center in the state of Ceará on April 12, reports Diário do Nordeste. The ...

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Apr 2021
Cimento Apodi opens a new distribution center in the state of Ceará

The distribution center will start operating on April 12 [PAID=]Brazilian company Cimento Apodi will opened a new distribution center in the state of Ceará on April 12, reports Diário do Nordeste. The ...

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Apr 2021
Ecebol to start cement production in the Potosí plant in 2022

The plant is projected to process 3,000 tons of clinker per day [PAID=]A new state cement plant located in the Chiutara community, Potosí, in Bolivia, will start production in 2022, informs Eju!. The ...

09

Apr 2021
Cemex USA supplies cement and concrete for Texas' Grand Parkway highway

The project is one of the largest highways in Houston Global building materials company Cemex USA is supplying more than 100,000 tons of high-quality cement and more than 200,000 cubic yards of ready-mix ...

09

Apr 2021
Cemex USA supplies cement and concrete for Texas' Grand Parkway highway

The project is one of the largest highways in Houston Global building materials company Cemex USA is supplying more than 100,000 tons of high-quality cement and more than 200,000 cubic yards of ready-mix ...

09

Apr 2021
Votorantim Cimentos posts growth both in revenue and EBITDA in 2020

Its adjusted EBITDA rose 43 percent over the previous year [PAID=]Brazil's Votorantim Cimentos disclosed its 2020 financial results, posting an adjusted EBITDA of BRL 3.8 billion, an increase of 43 ...

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Apr 2021
St Marys Cement commissions new wet scrubber at its Bowmanville plant

The company predicts that its sulphur dioxide emissions will be reduced by over 90 percent Canada-based St Marys Cement, part of the North American operations of international building materials supplier ...

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Apr 2021
Cement prices in Egypt, April 9

Prices for varying brands of cement in Egypt on April 9 [PAID=]Beni Sweif Cement’s prices reached EGP 898 per ton, while Helwan quoted its products at EGP 910 per ton on this day, reports Cement Egypt. ...

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Apr 2021
Cushed stone consumption by rail hits decade-low in March in Russia

Consumption declined by 17 percent month-on-month in March [PAID=]In Russia, March total consumption of crushed stone by rail amounted to 8.4 million tons, a 17 percent fall month-on-month, reports ...

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Apr 2021
Philippines industrial output declines on refined petroleum products drop

The Petron Corp’s refinery is temporarily closed since February The total output of Philippines’ factories in February declined by 43.6 percent year-on-year following the temporary closure of Petron ...

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