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02

Jan 2018
The Philippines: CeMAP recognized by PCAAE

... Executive of the Year”, the latter going to its president, Ernesto Ordoñes. With the “Change Catalyst” award, PCAAE recognizes CeMAP’s work on promoting change in the Philippines and across the ASEAN ...

10

Aug 2017
CeMAP reacts to cartel accusations

... Philippines (CeMAP) contested the allegations of cartel through a press editorial. The association says it cannot access the complaint filed by the Philippine Competition Commission. According to CeMAP, ...

21

May 2016
Philippines: CeMAP demands changes in policies

... on the contrary, does the opposite. They use 80 percent Portland cement,” said Ernesto Ordoñez, President of CeMAP. The officials highlighted that the greater the amount of mineral additives used in ...

11

May 2016
CeMAP makes the case for the use of blended cement

The organization says that the Philippine gov't uses too much Portland cement The Cement Manufacturers Association of the Philippines (or CeMAP) wants the government to use more blended cement on its ...

01

Jul 2013
Philippines: CeMAP working on water conservation

Group says local firms have resolved to use rainwater to augment supplies.   Cement Manufacturers’ Association of the Philippines (CeMAP) says local cement producers have decided that the use of ...

25

Apr 2013
Cemap asks for power rate cuts, subsidies in the Philippines

...  According to the report, the group cited a study conducted by the International Energy Consultants (IEC), Cemap said electricity rates in the Philippines are “significantly higher” at $0.199 per kilowatt-hour ...

04

Oct 2012
Philippines: CEMAP spearheads co-processing drive

... CeMAP members and the technology has effectively worked while keeping the same levels of quality of the cement produced,” said CeMAP president Ernesto Ordoñez. According to the report, Teresa Mayor Rodel ...

17

May 2010
CeMAP hits new incentives for clinker projects

Philippine industry association says new grinding mills might bring in undervalued clinker, hurt local manufacturers. The Cement Manufacturers Association of the Philippines (CeMAP) is concerned about ...

25

Mar 2010
CeMAP counters alleged gov't claims on 2008 utilization figure

The Philippine cement manufacturers' association, CeMAP, sets the record straight on capacity utilization in the country. Following an alleged report by an unnamed source at the Philippine's Board ...

12

Jan 2010
Cemap asks gov't to revise price guid

... the Business Mirror. According to the Business Mirror, Cemap believes the price differences “would contradict the principle of equal treatment for similar products, “ adding “that the dealer and retailer ...

05

Jan 2010
CeMAP says retailers are cause of rising cement prices

... who are causing the price hike for cement in the Philippines. CeMAP president Ernesto M. Ordonez told the Manila Bulletin that “he himself was able to catch a retailer overpricing its cement to P125 per ...

22

Dec 2009
CEMAP, Gov't challenge overpriced cement trader

... as an additional P40 per bag As GMA News explains, “CEMAP said the cement plants had not increased their prices, and profiteering dealers and retailers should be charge.” In the new year, CEMAP and ...

03

Dec 2009
Cemap, CTAP encourage increased road safety

Cement Manufacturers' Association of the Philippines (Cemap) pursues safer delivery conditions through a new anti-truck overloading management system. The Cement Manufacturers' Association of the Philippines ...

03

Dec 2009
Cemap, CTAP encourage increased road safety

Cement Manufacturers' Association of the Philippines (Cemap) pursues safer delivery conditions through a new anti-truck overloading management system. The Cement Manufacturers' Association of the Philippines ...

24

Nov 2009
Cemap guarantees local cement supply to meet demand

... on imported cement.” Cemap president Ernie Ordonez is confident  that “reconstruction and rehabilitation efforts” have left the Philippine's cement industry better able to handle domestic demand. Restoration ...

24

Nov 2009
Cemap guarantees local cement supply to meet demand

... on imported cement.” Cemap president Ernie Ordonez is confident  that “reconstruction and rehabilitation efforts” have left the Philippine's cement industry better able to handle domestic demand. Restoration ...

22

Feb 2021
Philippines' cement manufacturers support DTI's Build Lokal Campaig

... informs Page One. The campaign was launched by the Philippine's Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). In late 2020, both CeMAP and FPI actively campaigned for prioritizing locally manufactured building ...

08

Dec 2020
Philippines' department of trade hikes import duty for cement

It has increased to PHP 9.80 on 40-kilogram bag of imported cement, higher than the original PHP 9 duty it ordered last year The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) of Philippines hiked the second ...

08

Dec 2020
Philippines' department of trade hikes import duty for cement

It has increased to PHP 9.80 on 40-kilogram bag of imported cement, higher than the original PHP 9 duty it ordered last year The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) of Philippines hiked the second ...

07

Dec 2020
Philippines' Department of Trade slaps a PHP 9.80-additional duty per bag of imported cement

The duty was imposed for the second year of the cement industry’s safeguard measures protection The Philippines' Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has slapped a PHP 9.80-additional duty per 40-kilogram ...

23

Nov 2020
Cement manufacturers to ensure supply for provinces hit by typhoon in the Philippines

... cement products for the Bicol region and the provinces of Isabela and Cagayan, reports Page One. CeMAP companies are finding ways to work around logistical challenges due to damage on roads and infrastructure ...

09

Nov 2020
PhilCement commits to new labeling rules issued by Philippines authorities

The group forged an agreement with the DTI to work together for stability and quality of construction materials in the country The PHINMA Group, which owns the cement trading arm PhilCement, announced ...

27

Oct 2020
Philippines' cement manufacturers ask import duty cut to be delayed

... cement safeguard measure. Instead of reducing the import duty, CeMAP appealed to the DTI Secretary to consider raising the punitive tariff by PHP 2 to PHP 12 per bag. According to data from the Bureau ...

27

Oct 2020
Philippines' cement manufacturers ask import duty cut to be delayed

... cement safeguard measure. Instead of reducing the import duty, CeMAP appealed to the DTI Secretary to consider raising the punitive tariff by PHP 2 to PHP 12 per bag. According to data from the Bureau ...

14

Oct 2020
Cement association asks Philippines government to investigate cement brand

Cement products Union V Super and Union V, brands of Philcement, are targeted by the association Philippines' Cement Manufacturers Association (CeMAP) has requested the government to investigate the ...

08

Oct 2020
Cement association urges investigation to assess Philcement products origin

... line with our commitment to work with all stakeholders in promoting consumer welfare and protection as part of our advocacy and for the safety and overall benefit of Filipino cement consumers,” said CeMAP ...

28

Sep 2020
Philippines' Department of Trade to review rules on relabeling imported cement as local

Relabeling imported cement as local, assuming a different brand, is allowed if given proper accreditation Philippines' Department of Trade and Industry said it plans to review the trade practice of ...

23

Aug 2019
Philippine cement manufacturers criticize importers’ protests against tariffs

The local industry contended to critiques made by importers of cement The Cement Manufacturers Association of the Philippines slammed importers for disputing the Tariff Commission’s recommendation to ...

26

Aug 2017
Philippine cement makers complain of imports

... values below the standard rates set by the government. Ernesto Ordoñez, president of CeMAP claims that up to 70 percent of all imported cement fails the standard rates of USD 16 to USD 22 per ton. “We ...

30

May 2017
Reserves of coal are concentrated in Asia

New figures from InfluenceMap, a UK-based non-profit organization Reserves in thermal coal concentrates in Asia, report Clean Technica. Right now, an independent UK-based organization called InfluenceMap ...

13

Jan 2016
Philippines expect growth in the cement sector

The government is expected to increase investment in public infrastructure During the current year, the Philippines cement makers expect a double-digit growth in sales, reports Business Enquirer. The ...

13

Jan 2016
Philippines expect growth in the cement sector

The government is expected to increase investment in public infrastructure During the current year, the Philippines cement makers expect a double-digit growth in sales, reports Business Enquirer. The ...

18

Dec 2015
Steady growth in Philippines' cement demand

All-time high consumption of cement in the country   Consumption of cement in the Philippines is expected to reach an all-time high of 24 million tons this year, reports Sun Star. The numbers given ...

12

Oct 2015
Philippines: Builders want better quality materials

Materials durability seen as one of primary considerations.   In the Philippines, local builders are seen hiking demand for high-quality building materials, reports Tempo. “In the Philippines, weather ...

01

May 2015
Cement sales in the Philippines on the rise

Public sector spending boosted cement sales Cement sales in the Philippines increased by 9.6 percent in the first quarter of the year as compared to the year ago period, driven by strong demand from ...

01

May 2015
Cement sales in the Philippines on the rise

Public sector spending boosted cement sales Cement sales in the Philippines increased by 9.6 percent in the first quarter of the year as compared to the year ago period, driven by strong demand from ...

04

Jan 2015
Cement makers in the Philippines implement sustainable development initiatives

...  CeMAP performs monthly testing and chemical analysis of samples from each of CeMAP’s member cement companies. Testing is done to determine the chemical content, compressive strength, density, consistency, ...

23

Jun 2014
Philippine cement makers expanding capacity

Capacity enough to fill local demand   In the Philippines, cement makers are expanding capacity to meet local demand, reports the Philippine Star.   According to the report, the combined production ...

13

May 2014
Philippine cement makers increasing use of alternative fuels

Manufactures using more alternative fuel sources to cut reliance on oil, coal, and electricity In the Philippines, manufactures have shifted to the use of alternative sources of energy to cut reliance ...

28

Apr 2014
Strong economy boosts Philippine cement sales in Q1

... estate industries. According to the report, Cemap president Ernesto Ordoñez explained that the increase in sales could be attributed to the hike in infrastructure spending by the government, as well ...

28

Apr 2014
Strong economy boosts Philippine cement sales in Q1

... estate industries. According to the report, Cemap president Ernesto Ordoñez explained that the increase in sales could be attributed to the hike in infrastructure spending by the government, as well ...

26

Feb 2014
Philippinese cement makers tout environmental gains

Firms have adopted total waste recycling for their operations Philippine based cement makers are citing “total waste recycling” for helping them to reduce their use of water, reports the Manila Bulletin. ...

29

Jan 2014
Philippine cement shipments increased last year

... MT in 2012. In the fourth quarter alone, he said, cement sales picked up 2.1% to 4.5 million MT from 4.4 million MT a year earlier, Business World reported. CEMAP says the increase is due to “continued ...

29

Jan 2014
Philippine cement shipments increased last year

... MT in 2012. In the fourth quarter alone, he said, cement sales picked up 2.1% to 4.5 million MT from 4.4 million MT a year earlier, Business World reported. CEMAP says the increase is due to “continued ...

02

Jan 2014
Philippines: Cement makers work on sustainable practices

Major cement companies now putting premium on sustainable development measures   Philippine based cement producers are working to improve sustainable development initiatives as part of standard operating ...

14

Nov 2013
Philippines' local cement makers use alternative fuels

Local cement makers now use industrial waste as alternative fuel   In the Philippines, member firms of the Cement Manufacturers Association of the Philippines (CeMAP) are responding positively to ...

05

Nov 2013
Visions of sustainability from the major cement players

Cement firms pledge to pursue responsible limestone mining.   In the Philippines, major cement industry players have declared their commitment to continue responsible limestone quarrying activities ...

31

Oct 2013
Philippine cement sales growth slows in Q3

Sales up almost a tenth in Q3, but slower than previous quarter[$]   [PAID=]Philippine cement sales rose by almost a tenth in the third quarter of the year but slowed on a quarterly basis, reports ...

31

Oct 2013
Philippine cement sales growth slows in Q3

Sales up almost a tenth in Q3, but slower than previous quarter[$]   [PAID=]Philippine cement sales rose by almost a tenth in the third quarter of the year but slowed on a quarterly basis, reports ...

21

Oct 2013
Philippines: Firms push for responsible mining

Cement makers among stakeholders encouraging sustainable practices in the sector.   In the Philippines, a cement association is pushing for sustainable mining practices, specifically for limestone ...

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