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In May 2023, the Indian cement industry witnessed strong demand, along with stable prices and declining costs, as revealed through recent dealer interactions, reports Financial Express.

Ccement reported that, due to indirect rain and weather, the market demand in Anhui along the river is still not ideal, and the company's shipments are around 50- 60 percent is still going down which has a bigger impact on the local area.

According to Nikkei, domestic cement sales in April were 2,810,536 tons, down 8.3 percent year-on-year.

Cement makers face financial difficulties in Q1 due to decreased demand and rising costs, reported Viêt Nam News.

The government of Bangladesh plans to raise the specific duty on clinker imports by Tk200 per ton, reported the Business Standard.


08 June 2023

Russo-Belarusian Council discuss cement and transport industries

The Russo-Belarusian Council held discussions on bilateral cooperation in various sectors including

08 June 2023

Egypt cement prices

The price of cement in Egypt, as of the 7th of June

08 June 2023

Norman Foster and Holcim presented the sustainable prefab house of the future

AD Magazine reported that Norman Foster and Holcim have collaborated on a project called Essential H

08 June 2023

Holcim receives 77.8 million/lei from the Ministry of Finance

Holcim SA, Clean Tech International SRL, Euro Construct & Industrytechnik SRL, Trutzi, and Antibioti

08 June 2023

Cement shipments continue to decline in Peru

Private investment and household consumption continue to face negative prospects, reports Business E

08 June 2023

Votorantim Cimentos uses 1.3 million tons/year of alternative fuel

Votorantim Cimentos, a construction materials and sustainable solutions company, has made significan

08 June 2023

Vietnamese cement businesses facing significant profit declines

Cement companies incurring losses and facing challenges due to declining exports and rising costs, r

Mexico (March 2023)

Gray cement production in Mexico rose to 3,809,953 tons in March, down 13.8% from 3,346,978 tons in February. Compared to the same period last year, g...

Gray 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
Holcim receives 77.8 million/lei from the Ministry of Finance
Holcim SA, Clean Tech International SRL, Euro Construct & Industrytechnik SRL, Trutzi, and Antibioti
 8 Jun
Cement prices rose in Pakistan
A slight increase was recorded in the retail price of cement in the country during the last week, re
 6 Jun
Cement production for rural housing construction sees a boost
Cement producers ramp up production for rural housing construction as per the directive from the Wor
 6 Jun
Chongqing advised measures for clinker producers
Chongqing's "14th Five-Year Plan" for the high-quality materials industry highlights the dissolution
 9 Jun
Abra Holdings to increase its stake in Oman Cement
Abra Holdings Ltd (Abra) plans to increase its stake in the Oman Cement Company SAOG (OCOI) to 75.0
 6 Jun
Mexican families affected by rain assisted with cement
The Secretariat for Social Development in Mexico provided support to 48 families affected by rain an
 6 Jun
Shree Cement secures Maharashtra limestone mine bid
Shree Cement, India's third-largest cement manufacturer, wins bid for Maharashtra limestone mine, re
 6 Jun
Kenya (December 2022)

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

Kazakhstan (April 2023)

Cement production in Kazakhstan increased to 1,091,100 tons in April, up 20.2% from 908,100 tons in ...

Peru (April 2023)

Year-on-year, cement production kept dropping in April in Peru. In April, cement production in Per...

Pakistan (April 2023)

Domestic cement sales continued to decline YoY in April in Pakistan. Domestic cement sales in Pak...

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