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11

Jan 2021
Dangote to open new plants in five West Africa countries

Cement sales are expect to be boosted by new trade routes for Nigeria under the Africa Continental Free Trade Area  ...

31

Dec 2020
Lafarge Africa certified by SON

In 2020, the cement manufacturer Lafarge Africa, headquartered in Lagos, received the Mandatory Conformity Assessment Programme (MANCAP) certificates from The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON).  ...

22

Dec 2020
NIOB calls on Nigerian government to address surge in cement prices

Price hikes coupled with low purchasing power may compromise construction quality

15

Dec 2020
Nigerian Institute of Building warns about hike in cement prices

The recent increase in the price of a 50 kilogram bag of cement amounted to around NGN 2,600 to NGN 3,500

09

Dec 2020
India and Pakistan lead global cement capacity through 2025

World cement capacity is projected to exceed 6 billion tons by 2025 with the largest increases projected to come from the Asia ex-China region with almost 200 million tons per annum, according to the CW ...

26

Nov 2020
Asia ex-China markets to drive growth in global cement demand by 2025

Asia ex-China markets are expected to support global cement demand for the forecast period 2020-2025. The region is expected to retain its position as the fastest growing region, at CAGR of over 4 percent, ...

20

Nov 2020
Enterprises seek alternatives as costs for Nigeria’s building materials surge

Cement prices have soared by nearly 35 percent

09

Nov 2020
Dangote Cement posts strong growth in sales in 3Q 2020

The group's Q3 2020 net profit was also up

05

Nov 2020
Lafarge Africa to invest in the modernization of its Nigeria's Ewekoro plant

The investment in the upgrade will amount to CHF 7.3 million

04

Nov 2020
BUA Cement logs revenue growth in 3Q2020

The company's EBITDA increased by 13.1 percent

26

Oct 2020
Investment in machinery and trees needed to boost Nigeria's paper production

New species of trees, with a shorter gestation period, are needed to correct the country's insufficient supply of long fibre pulp

20

Oct 2020
Experts urge government to revitalise Nigeria's paper industry

Today, the country is a net importer of paper products

05

Oct 2020
BUA Cement appoints new CFO

Jacques Piekarski was chosen for the position, effective from October 2

25

Sep 2020
Dangote Cement to export clinker for West and Central African markets

The group aims to make Nigeria the main cement and clinker export hub to West and Central Africa  ...

25

Sep 2020
Dangote Cement to export clinker for West and Central African markets

The group aims to make Nigeria the main cement and clinker export hub to West and Central Africa  ...

04

Sep 2020
Nigerian bitumen imports surpass NGN 300 billion

Despite great deposits in the country, imports keep rising

01

Sep 2020
New refineries to propel Nigeria as a net exporter of petroleum products by 2022

The country aims to grow its oil reserve to 40 billion barrels

24

Aug 2020
Latvia exports grain to Saudi Arabia

71 thousand tons from Riga to Saudi Arabia

14

Aug 2020
Dangote Cement reviews Q2 results

The company made projections based on its second quarter results

10

Aug 2020
Dangote Cement Cameroon logs increase in cement sales

The period covered is for the first half of 2020

05

Aug 2020
Dangote Cement provides new trucks and training for distributors

The leading African cement producer takes its business to the next level

05

Aug 2020
Dangote Cement provides new trucks and training for distributors

The leading African cement producer takes its business to the next level

04

Aug 2020
BUA Cement announces results for H1 of 2020

The company took pride in its resilient performance amid the pandemic

15

Jul 2020
Nigeria’s cement production capacity projects at nearly 54 million tons per annum

The ambitious target is in line with BUA’s new modern plant project in Northeast Nigeria  ...

08

Jul 2020
BUA Cement to build an ultramodern, million metric tons plant in Nigeria

The company wants to invest in the good quality limestone deposits of Guyuk and Lamurde

07

Jul 2020
Nigeria’s billion metric tons of untapped coal reserves may help with country’s energy needs

The reserves could be enough to meet at least 30 percent of power needs

22

Jun 2020
Nigerian government investigates privatization of paper mills

The expected returns from turning the industry over to private investors have failed to materialize

17

Jun 2020
China ready to approve funding for Ibadan-Kano rail construction

Project should start in September taking into account health strategies for Covid-19

15

Jun 2020
Dangote exports first clinker shipment from new terminal in Lagos, Nigeria

The company is aiming to continue exports from its brand new terminals in the country

15

Jun 2020
Dangote exports first clinker shipment from new terminal in Lagos, Nigeria

The company is aiming to continue exports from its brand new terminals in the country

08

Jun 2020
BUA Cement’s earnings rise in first quarter

Profits also increased from the first quarter of 2019

29

May 2020
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from declining cement production in Russia and Azerbaijan to new cement projects in Oman and Sri Lanka

29

May 2020
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from declining cement production in Russia and Azerbaijan to new cement projects in Oman and Sri Lanka

22

May 2020
Dangote Cement’s revenues grow in first quarter

The company achieved record sales in Nigeria  ...

20

May 2020
BUA Cement’s profit after tax declines in 2019

Pre-tax profit and revenues surged when compared with 2018

19

May 2020
Lafarge Africa expects sales to drop in second quarter

The company is freezing capital expenditure for 2020

19

May 2020
Lafarge Africa expects sales to drop in second quarter

The company is freezing capital expenditure for 2020

30

Apr 2020
LafargeHolcim’s net sales decrease in first quarter as COVID-19 pandemic impacts operations

The company’s results were nonetheless very positive despite the constraints

07

Apr 2020
Nigerian Port Authority to receive shipments of petcoke

Other shipments are waiting to berth at the country’s ports

07

Apr 2020
Nigerian Port Authority to receive shipments of petcoke

Other shipments are waiting to berth at the country’s ports

06

Mar 2020
Weekly Cement Market Update

Top stories from the previous week, from Vietnam’s cement industry seeing demand drop due to coronavirus outbreak to Gulf Cement delisting from the Kuwait Stock Exchange 

06

Mar 2020
Weekly Cement Market Update

Top stories from the previous week, from Vietnam’s cement industry seeing demand drop due to coronavirus outbreak to Gulf Cement delisting from the Kuwait Stock Exchange 

03

Mar 2020
Dangote Cement prepares to open new export terminals in Nigeria

The company is expecting export sales to pick-up

03

Mar 2020
Dangote Cement prepares to open new export terminals in Nigeria

The company is expecting export sales to pick-up

27

Feb 2020
Dangote Cement to begin exports from Democratic Republic of Congo

The country’s exports from Nigeria were negatively affected by the government’s decision to close the land border  ...

27

Feb 2020
Dangote Cement to begin exports from Democratic Republic of Congo

The country’s exports from Nigeria were negatively affected by the government’s decision to close the land border  ...

06

Feb 2020
Cement consumption in Spain grows in 2019

Demand has started to slow down, and exports have tumbled over 30%

27

Jan 2020
Only 9% of building materials produced worldwide are recycled

The global use of building materials has more than tripled over the past 50 years

17

Jan 2020
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from cement capacity in India to surpass half a billion tons in 2020, to US scientists developing “living cement”

17

Jan 2020
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from cement capacity in India to surpass half a billion tons in 2020, to US scientists developing “living cement”

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