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04

Oct 2022
Gray cement export prices to maintain upward trend in 3Q2022

Gray cement exports increased almost 4 percent in 2Q2022, even as the Russia-Ukraine conflict and the pandemic continue to impact the industry The Mediterranean Basin remains the largest gray cement ...

03

Oct 2022
Heidelberg Materials to shut down plants in Germany if power prices remain high

Rising energy costs are affecting the company Heidelberg Materials announced that it may have to shut down plants in Germany as a result of rising energy costs, reports Euronews, adding that the bill ...

30

Sep 2022
China’s construction business market remains optimistic

... in early October, market transactions remain cautious. Chinese steel inventories decrease, reflecting domestic demand is still acceptable, but indicating a decline in production. On September 29, international ...

30

Sep 2022
China’s construction business market remains optimistic

... in early October, market transactions remain cautious. Chinese steel inventories decrease, reflecting domestic demand is still acceptable, but indicating a decline in production. On September 29, international ...

20

Sep 2022
Cement demand in Pakistan remains low

Price per bag has increased Cement demand in Pakistan is projected to remain depressed, reports The Express Tribune, adding that the price per bag increased from Rs660 to Rs1,030 due to the rise in ...

12

Sep 2022
China to remain largest Australian wheat importer in year-end September

China is importing Australian wheat in record volumes China is importing Australian wheat in record volumes, despite simmering trade disputes over other agricultural commodities, as farmers prepare for ...

09

Sep 2022
Metsä Group's Kemi mills prepare for annual maintenance

The shutdown of production will begin by department at the pulp and board mill on Friday, September 16, 2022 [PAID=] Metsä Group's Kemi mills will have its annual maintenance shutdown in week 38 of 2022, ...

06

Sep 2022
Cement consumption in Latin America remains mixed in the first half of the year

  Cement consumption in Colombia and Argentina driven by higher housing sales and growing investment Brazilian cement market impacted by high inflation and household debt Cement sales in Mexico ...

01

Sep 2022
Newly converted LP Houlton facility opens in Maine

Company´s expansion will add 220 million square feet of operating capacity It was inaugurated on August 31 the newly converted LP Building Solutions Houlton facility in New Limerick, state of Maine, ...

01

Sep 2022
Essity remains in the Russian market under the Tork brand name

... factories, since stability of product supply to distributors and end customers remains the number one priority for Tork, as reported by Wood. Six popular articles of Tork products, including roll and ...

30

Aug 2022
Mexico is one of the US main grain exporter

... 140.7 million tons, as reported by El Siglo de Torreon. During the revised period, Mexico absorbed 21.3 million tons of these inputs, occupying the second position within the main markets for the North ...

29

Aug 2022
Corn was the main product exported by the Port of Santos in July

There were 2.352 million tons sent abroad last month, a volume 104.1 percent higher than 1.152 million tons exported in July last year [PAID=]Corn was the main product exported by the Port of Santos ...

25

Aug 2022
Exxon Mobil to close Far East Coker for maintenance

This will happen in January 2023 and is expected to last 68 days [PAID=]Exxon Mobil is planning to shut a coker and crude distillation units (CDU) for maintenance work at its 520,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) ...

25

Aug 2022
Exxon Mobil to close Far East Coker for maintenance

This will happen in January 2023 and is expected to last 68 days ...To read the full article on PetCokeWeek, click here.

24

Aug 2022
Power curtailment continues in mainland China

Several paper mills are being affected by the curtailment policy [PAID=] The power curtailment in mainland China continues to expand, as reported by CTEE. The main reason for this wave of power cuts ...

23

Aug 2022
Cementos Argos reactivates plant after six months of maintenance

Clinker production will increase by 200,000 tons per year [PAID=]Colombian company Cementos Argos has reactivated the factory Furnace2 after six months of maintenance, reports El Colombiano. Production ...

17

Aug 2022
Production of cement in Egypt will remain restricted for another year

The goal is to reduce oversupply Production of cement in Egypt will remain restricted for another year, reports Ahram Online, citing the need to reduce oversupply. Cement companies in the country ...

17

Aug 2022
Prices of raw materials for steel production maintain downward trend in Vietnam

The price of iron ore 62%Fe dropped 4.2 percent [PAID=]Prices of raw materials in steel production are dropping significantly in Vietnam. According to Cafe Land, the price of iron ore 62%Fe fell to ...

05

Aug 2022
Domain Timber Advisors acquires more than 3,000 acres of timberland

The properties are located in middle Georgia and south Alabama The comprehensive private investment management services firm, Domain Capital Group, and its subsidiary, Domain Timber Advisors, have announced ...

05

Aug 2022
Cost of construction materials stabilizes in the US but commodity prices remain volatile

The reduction in commodity prices will not be felt until next year The cost of construction materials in the United States is stabilizing after two years of pandemic-driven volatility. However, the reduction ...

02

Aug 2022
Demand for corn from Brazil to remain firm this year

This is expected even if Ukraine resumes its shipments [PAID=]The demand for corn from Brazil is expected to remain firm this year, even in the face of the possibility of resuming shipments from Ukraine, ...

29

Jul 2022
Fujian Cement tries to maintain its projects

Two projects launched in the beginning of the year encountered weak market demand, disorderly coordination, and helpless competition [PAID=] At the beginning of this year, Fujian Cement gave full play ...

29

Jul 2022
Price of concrete in Russia remains almost unchanged

This is a price behavior that is not quite typical for this time [PAID=]The data for June 2022 released by the Federal State Statistics Service, shows that the average selling price of concrete producers ...

28

Jul 2022
China's cement demand is likely to maintain a stable state in the next five year

China's cement demand is likely to maintain a high and stable state in the next five years [PAID=] Western Regions Intelligent Supply Chain is committed to becoming the MRO digital supply chain infrastructure ...

28

Jul 2022
Russia continues with refinery maintenances

Russia’s Orsk has continued with its upgrades, including the construction of the delayed coker complex [PAID=]Refinery maintenance continues in Russia through the month of July while the market is starting ...

26

Jul 2022
Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index decreases on July 25

The overall index, which factors in rates for capesize, panamax and supramax shipping vessels declined to 2,114 points The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index slipped on July 25 over declining ...

26

Jul 2022
Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index decreases on July 25

The overall index, which factors in rates for capesize, panamax and supramax shipping vessels declined to 2,114 points ...To read the full article on BulkWeek, click here.

20

Jul 2022
US grain exports remain stable in the first nine months of the current marketing year

Exports to 145 countries are just under the total at the same point in the previous marketing year DRGNews reports that grain exports from the United States totaled 96 million tons during the first ...

18

Jul 2022
Indian rice exports to remain robust amid production boost

Reduced rice production in Thailand and Vietnam could help India's rice exports this fiscal [PAID=]Indian rice exports are likely to remain high this year due to competitive prices, rising inventories ...

15

Jul 2022
Soybeans trading remains hampered in Brazil

... (RS), the 60-kilo bag remained at BRL 189.00. In the Missões region, the price dropped from BRL 189.00 to BRL 188.00. At the Port of Rio Grande (RS), the price remained at BRL 195.00. In Cascavel, Paraná, ...

14

Jul 2022
Mato Grosso state emerges as main second corn crop producer in Brazil

Wheater in the United States is likely to weight on definition of prices in the future [PAID=]In Brazil, 44 percent of the country's second corn crop, projected at 88 million tons in 2022, is produced ...

14

Jul 2022
Russia remains the main coal supplier to Europe in H1 2022

In the period, Russia had a market share of 31.5 percent [PAID=]Russia remained in 2022 as the main supplier of coal imports to the European Union, with a market share of 31.5 percent, according to ...

14

Jul 2022
Russia remains the main coal supplier to Europe in H1 2022

In the period, Russia had a market share of 31.5 percent [PAID=]Russia remained in 2022 as the main supplier of coal imports to the European Union, with a market share of 31.5 percent, according to ...

13

Jul 2022
Brazil’s paper production remains stable in April

... 940,000 tons. Year-on-year, paper production remained flat. During the year, paper production was 3.6 million tons, up 3.2% compared to the same period last year. Paper domestic sales in Brazil fell ...

06

Jul 2022
Russia expects to remain in the top three world leaders in coal exports

... Federation expects to maintain its place in the top three world leaders in coal exports, reports Expert.ru, citing TASS. “As for exports, we set ourselves the goal of remaining in the top three largest ...

06

Jul 2022
Russia expects to remain in the top three world leaders in coal exports

... Federation expects to maintain its place in the top three world leaders in coal exports, reports Expert.ru, citing TASS. “As for exports, we set ourselves the goal of remaining in the top three largest ...

05

Jul 2022
Soybeans cultivation area in Dourados, MS, Brazil, remains stable in the 2022/23 season

The region does not has large spaces available for the opening of new areas [PAID=]The first expectations for soybean cultivation in Dourados, in the south of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, indicate that ...

04

Jul 2022
Kondopoga Pulp announces annual preventive maintenance

The company stop production from July 1 to July 7 [PAID=] Kondopoga Pulp will stop production from July 1 to July 7, for annual preventive maintenance, which includes diagnostics, maintenance, repair, ...

03

Jul 2022
Riyadh Cement to transfer to Saudi Arabia’s main market TASI

The cement producer is currently listed on the parallel Nomu market In Saudi Arabia, Riyadh Cement’s board of directors approved the transfer to Saudi Arabia’s main market TASI, showed a bourse filing, ...

27

Jun 2022
PPC Zimbabwe ramps up production following maintenance shutdown

The company anticipates smooth operations for the rest of the year PPC Zimbabwe announced it will continuously invest in operations through maintenance and capital development programs to ensure excellent ...

27

Jun 2022
PPC Zimbabwe ramps up production following maintenance shutdown

The company anticipates smooth operations for the rest of the year PPC Zimbabwe announced it will continuously invest in operations through maintenance and capital development programs to ensure excellent ...

17

Jun 2022
Port of Suape to focus on export of grains from main Brazilian producing areas

Grain harvest in the Northeast of Brazil is expected to grow by almost 17 percent in 2022 [PAID=]The SUA Granéis consortium, which won in March the concession of the Solid Bulk Terminal at the Port ...

15

Jun 2022
Misr Cement - Qena to operate and maintain factory in Qena

Previously, the factory was managed by Arab Swiss Engineering Company (ASEC) Misr Cement – Qena (MCQE), in Egypt, has approved the operations and maintenance of the company’s factory in Qena, according ...

31

May 2022
Prices of firewood in Estonia expected to remain at high levels

The government decided to abandon an additional reduction in the area of reforestation felling this year [PAID=] The prices of firewood in Estonia will not fall in the coming months, being the question ...

31

May 2022
Valmet launches mobile maintenance app

The application is designed to streamline the maintenance personnel’s and production operators’ work Valmet has launched the Valmet Mobile Maintenance (VMM) application to make maintenance data available ...

19

May 2022
Paper procurement in Germany remains challenging

Several delivery shifts caused by production and transport have been registered [PAID=] Paper procurement in Germany remains a challenge, with many delivery shifts, both due to production and transport, ...

04

May 2022
Lafarge's former main shareholder withdraws representative from Holcim's board of directo

LafargeHolcim was formed in 2015 from the merger of Swiss Holcim and French Lafarge [PAID=]The former main shareholder of the French merger partner Lafarge is now withdrawing its last representative ...

27

Apr 2022
Price of nitric acid in China remains stable in April

The average price of nitric acid in China on April 22 was CNY 2,466 per ton [PAID=]In China, the average price of nitric acid on April 22 was CNY 2,466 per ton, remaining stable from the previous data, ...

25

Apr 2022
Coal stocks at non-pithead thermal power plants in India remain low

From April 18 to April 21, stocks remained at 26 percent Coal stocks at non-pithead thermal power plants have remained low during the last week until April 21 at 26 percent of the normative levels, which ...

21

Apr 2022
Yanbu Cement Company purchases remaining stake of Yanbu Paper Products

The paper company was acquired for SAR 32.33 million [PAID=] The Yanbu Cement Company has announced the completion of the legal procedures for the purchase of the entire shares owned by the Shuaiba ...

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