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The company supplied concrete to the Guajataca Reservoir

Domestic and foreign demand continue strong

Infrastructure spending and the end of the elections are expected to bring a rise in demand

The deal would have mandated the company to undertake recurrent related party transactions from the new controlling shareholder and subsidiaries

Top stories from the global cement market in the previous week


14 October 2019

Angolan cement manufacturer increasing production in 2020

The company is expecting construction output to increase

14 October 2019

Vietnam’s cement export values climb in January-August

Export turnover could surpass USD 1 billion mark for first time ever

14 October 2019

Sinai Cement says cut in fuel rates won’t affect operations

Companies are expecting the move to have a limited impact on their profitability

14 October 2019

Holcim Azerbaijan cement plant receives president of Swiss council of states

The company has been supplying cement to many key infrastructure projects

14 October 2019

Laos continues to rely on cement imports

The government is re-opening cement facilities

14 October 2019

Jidong Cement aims to acquire Mangrove Environmental Protection

The company aims to purchase the stocks from the holding companies

14 October 2019

Shangfeng Cement increasing co-incineration capacity

The company wants to earn more income from the co-incineration business

Mexico (July 2019)

Gray cement production in Mexico fell to 3,399,049 tons in July, down 1.3% from 3,443,389 tons in June. Compared to the same period last year, gray ce...

Gray cement sales (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
Zambezi Portland Cement’s CEO justifies higher prices
Production and fuel prices have been eating into companies’ profit margins
11 Oct
Cement prices in Egypt, October 10
Prices for varying brands of cement in Egypt during this day
11 Oct
China: Cement prices surge in early October
Average prices in the Pearl River Delta have expanded since September
11 Oct
Aalborg Portland struggles to achieve green goals
The company’s emissions have been increasing despite investments
11 Oct
Russia: Coal prices to stagnate in the Altai region
The country ranked 3rd in world coal exports, yet experienced a domestic deficit
10 Oct
Loma Negra closes facility in Argentina
The facility’s kilns were not operating since 2001
11 Oct
Raysut Cement setting up new facility in Eastern Europe
The new facility will be located in the country of Georgia
11 Oct
Spain (June 2019)

Cement demand in Spain dropped by 9.0% to 1,213,910 tons during the month of June compared to the pr...

Thailand (July 2019)

Cement production continued to grow YoY in July in Thailand. Cement production strengthened both mon...

Poland (August 2019)

Cement production continued to fall YoY in August in Poland In August, cement production in Poland ...

Mexico (July 2019)

Gray cement production in Mexico fell to 3,399,049 tons in July, down 1.3% from 3,443,389 tons in Ju...

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