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Prices for March 14

New company is looking for acquisitions in both the export and Eskom supply markets

The Paraguayan cement company has been facing delays in the fuel delivery

A government official calls for growth in domestic coal market


21 March 2019

Yanbu Cement posts lower earnings, 4Q2019

Company still beat market expectations

21 March 2019

Construction activity slows down in Kenya, 2018

Cement demand follows suit

21 March 2019

Vietnam makes remarks on the Philippines' tariff on cement imports

Vietnam is a major supplier of cement to the Philippines

21 March 2019

Simba Cement takes over Cemtech Company

Acquisition was approved by the Competition Authority of Kenya

21 March 2019

Cement prices increase in Sudan

Atbara and Berber cement is now more expensive

21 March 2019

Cement prices increase in Poland

Enterprises prices to rise by double-digit margin in 2019

21 March 2019

Senegal gov't prevents cement price hike

Gov't will now negotiate prices with cement manufacturers

Russian Federation (December 2018)

Cement production continued to increase YoY in December in Russia. In December, cement production in Russia posted a 22.9% month-on-month decreas...

Cement production (tons)
Med Basin cement and clinker trade prices edge up in January

Heavy production costs are reflecting on higher prices

15 Jan
Persian Gulf-Arabian Sea cement and clinker FOB prices slip in December

Exporters remain hopeful that 2019 will bring about a better shipping year in the region

14 Dec
Med Basin cement and clinker trade prices inch down in December

The end of the year comes with the usual price discounts in cementitious commodities

14 Dec
Persian Gulf-Arabian Sea cement and clinker FOB prices slide in November

Major players are targeting new markets to keep up with their production quotas

20 Nov
Cement and clinker FOB prices in Med. Basin decline in November

Some key markets are suffering from oversupply due to high competition

20 Nov
Cemex sells white cement business to Çimsa
Deal excludes Mexican white cement business and Lehigh Cement
21 Mar
Senegal gov't intervenes to cap cement prices
Gov't and manufacturers expected to meet to discuss prices
19 Mar
Cement prices in Egypt, March 18
Cement prices for several Egyptian brands
19 Mar
Bagged cement banned in construction sites in Beijing
Decision announced by Municipal Housing Construction Committee of Beijing
19 Mar
New cement project in Gbandaa, Ghana
Project was announced by the regional minister for the North East Region
19 Mar
Libya Cement to increase capacity
Company launched tender for EPC contract
19 Mar
Cement capacity continues to increase in Egypt
Manufacturers are switching to coal
19 Mar
Germany (August 2018)

Cement demand in Germany in August 2018. Cement demand in Germany fell to 2,510,803 tons in Aug...

Kenya (December 2018)

Year-on-year, cement production kept dropping in December in Kenya. Cement production in Kenya ...

Peru (January 2019)

Year-on-year, cement production increased in January in Peru. Cement production in Peru weakened...

Senegal (December 2018)

Year-on-year, cement production increased in December in Senegal. Cement production in Senegal ...

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