Cement companies in India continue to expand their capacity as demand for their product increases, paving the way to their leadership in the global cement market. Despite their competitiveness, companies face some challenges in affirming themselves in the global market, as the ongoing trade conflicts sweeping Asian markets pose both opportunities and risks.
In Latin America, from January to October 2019, cement consumption recorded an increase in select markets, according to CW Research’s Cement Country Market Data. While cement demand declined in Argentina, it rose in Brazil and Colombia.
According to CW Research’s Cement and Clinker Price Assessments for Mediterranean Basin and Persian Gulf, FOB prices for cement dispatches continued to increase, while clinker deliveries in mid-November recorded mixed trends.
In an exclusive interview with CemWeek, Rishit Dalal, Director of Projects and International Business at Jaycee, shares his insights on the global fly ash market, from current challenges preventing higher utilization rates to the green potential of the coal combustion by-product