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30

Nov 2021
Newcastlemaxes set the highest growth in dry bulk sector in 2021

... that, year-to-date, 9.2 million dwt of newcastlemaxes have left Asian shipyards to join the merchant fleet, growing the bulker segment by 12 percent, the highest growth in any dry bulk sector in 2021. ...

29

Nov 2021
Coal India increases supplies to the power sector in October

Coal India is responsible for more than 80 percent of the domestic coal output Coal India’s dispatch of coal to the power sector increased 22.7 percent to 291.72 million tons in the first seven months ...

19

Nov 2021
Construction sector in the European Union slightly increases in the third quarter

Spain registered the largest decrease in the sector while Hungary showed the largest increase for the period [PAID=]The construction sector in the European Union (EU) registered a rebound of 1.4 percent ...

08

Nov 2021
Construction sector in the UK lose pace in third quarter of the year

However, price inflation and shortage of skilled labour started to cause concern In the UK, the building sector pace dropped slightly from a 38 percent growth in the second quarter to a 33 percent growth ...

03

Nov 2021
Housing sector in India surges in the third quarter

The residential real estate sector has been recovering from the Covid-19 pandemic crisis In India, the housing sector has been recovering after economic consequences of the pandemic, and the sector ...

29

Oct 2021
Construction sector in Uruguay grows in the first half of the year

The contruction’s growth was two times higher than the economic growth in the country in the period [PAID=]Building sector in Uruguay increased by 9 percent in the first half of 2021, reports La Diaria. ...

26

Oct 2021
Saint Globain enters the Mexican construction chemicals sector

French building company will expand operations with the acquisition of chemical business IMPAC Headquartered in France, Saint-Gobain announced in a press release it has entered in an agreement to acquire ...

11

Oct 2021
New California law set cement sector's GHG emissions to reach net-zero by 204

... sector to net-zero emissions by the end of 2045, discloses Engineering News-Record. Governor Gavin Newsom signed the Senate Bill 596 or “cement sector: net-zero emissions strategy” on September 23, as ...

07

Oct 2021
Austria excludes forestry sector from new CO2 tax

The tax will cost EUR 30 per ton [PAID=]The Austrian government launched, last weekend, a major joint project with the eco-social tax reform, which takes clear account of the concerns and peculiarities ...

05

Oct 2021
Coal India supplies to power sector increases in September

The stated-owned company supplied 118 million tons of coal in the July-September period State-owned Coal India Ltd (CIL) supplied 118 million tons of coal to power industries from July to September, ...

29

Sep 2021
Brazilian cement sector expects growth in 2021

The industry estimates a growth of 4 percent in revenue this year [PAID=]The cement industry in Brazil expects to close the year 2021 with an estimated growth of 4 percent in revenue compared to last ...

29

Sep 2021
Construction sector in Peru grows in July

The main boosters were self-construction and the restart of private and public projects [PAID=]In Peru, the construction sector grew 37 percent in July 2021, compared to the same month of 2020, according ...

27

Sep 2021
Rising cost of electricity threatens cement sector in Portugal

... electricity, and the exclusion of the cement sector from the scope of the Ordinance announced on September 15 by the Minister of Environment and Climate Action, which creates the compensation mechanism ...

27

Sep 2021
Coal supply to the power sector in India increases in August

Fuel supply by Coal India rose 11 percent in the country year-on-year Fuel supply by state-owned Coal India Ltd (CIL) to the power sector rose 11 percent in August year-on-year, from 34.6 million tons ...

23

Sep 2021
Coal shortage affects aluminium sector in India

The Aluminium Association of India called for a resumption of coal supply The Indian government has been acting to address the coal shortages at many power plants across the country, however, its efforts ...

15

Sep 2021
Rising cement prices in Zimbabwe raise concerns on the construction sector

High cement prices have been partly driven by intermittent shortages of supplies on the local market Zimbabwe's construction sector has seen a massive rebound, boosted by public spending on infrastructure ...

30

Aug 2021
Peruvian construction sector displays robust quarterly growth

Mostly driven by projects in the private and public sector, the growth heralds the country's economic recovery [PAID=]According to Peruvian news portal Andina, recent data released by the National Institute ...

06

Aug 2021
Portuguese construction sector set to grow in 2021

The Portuguese Association of Construction Materials Traders forecasts a rise of 3 percent for 2021 [PAID=]According to the Portuguese website Notícias Ao Minuto, the construction sector has picked up ...

29

Jul 2021
Brazilian constructor sector foresees growth for 2021

The recovery is only second to that of 2013, when sales in the sector rose 4.5 percent [PAID=]According to Brazilian newspaper Correio Braziliense, 2021 is set to be a good year for the Brazilian constructor ...

28

Jul 2021
Mexican timber sector collects losses due to the Covid-19 pandemic

The situation generated the reduction of up to 50 percent in sales [PAID=]The timber sector in Mexico witnessed a reduction of up to 50 percent in sales due to the closure of operations and demand drop ...

26

Jul 2021
Argentinian wood sector activity slows down on flattened global prices

... sector is suffering a slight retraction, due to the lower internal demand and that "ironed" prices in the international market due to a greater supply of countries like Brazil, informs Economis. The sector ...

22

Jul 2021
Russian grain sector threatened by government’s efforts to curb food prices

Both sugar and bread prices are up 3 percent so far this year following increases last year In Russia, so far in 2021, sugar prices have increased by 3 percent following a 65 percent increase in 2020, ...

21

Jul 2021
Sales in China’s construction materials sector surge in the first half of 2021

From January to June, sales increased 50.2 percent on a yearly basis [PAID=]According to Sina.com Taiwan, a report released by China’s Circulation Industry Development Department reveals that sales ...

15

Jul 2021
French construction sector picks up speed in the second quarter of 2021

The rebound in sales of construction materials exceeds even pre-pandemic levels [PAID=]According to French construction site Batirama, a rebound in construction activity can be observed in the March-April ...

07

Jul 2021
India's paper sector to witness demand revival this half of fiscal yea

Paper makers hope to see demand recovery from the third quarter and pick up in the fourth quarter India's paper sector expects a revival of demand this current half of the calendar year after being hit ...

02

Jul 2021
Construction sector picks up speed in Mexico

... Survey of Construction Companies shows a recovery of 0.5 percent in the Mexican construction sector, besides an increase in construction personnel of 0.4 percent, coupled with a growth in working hours ...

30

Jun 2021
Pemulih stimulus package to help drive construction sector in Malaysia

MYR 150 billion allocated to the economic recovery of the country should benefit the construction sector affected by rising building material prices According to news portal The Edge Markets, the Malaysian ...

28

Jun 2021
The paper sector makes efforts toward carbon neutrality.

The paper sector is one of China's first eight industries to engage in carbon trading, carbon neutrality, with technical innovation and green energy playing critical roles [PAID=]Under the criteria of ...

25

Jun 2021
Production in Cape Verde’s construction sector increases in 1Q2021

The first quarter of 2021 saw an increase of 7 percent in the Cape Verdean construction sector [PAID=]According to the Portuguese portal e-Global, the Cape Verdean civil construction sector saw production ...

24

Jun 2021
Cargo handling in the Brazilian port sector grows in the first four months of 2021

The upward trend is a considerable increase compared to the same period of 2020 [PAID=] Brazil’s port sector handled 380.5 million tons of cargo from January to April this year, according to the Brazilian ...

18

Jun 2021
Argentina's Misiones timber sector commit to a 44 percent increase in wage

It will be distributed by percentages within the period from June 2021 to May 2022 [PAID=]The timber sector in the Misiones Province, in Argentina, agreed to commit to a 44 percent increase in salary, ...

03

Jun 2021
Norden raises expectations for 2021 results on strong performance in the dry bulk sector

Denmark-based business increased its full-year adjusted result to USD 110-160 million Dennish company Norden annouced in a press release that, due to continued strong performance in the dry operator ...

02

Jun 2021
B.C. reveals plans to “modernize” its regulation of the forest sector

The plan includes diversifying ownership of forest tenures and establishing compensation in case of redistribution The British Columbia (B.C.) government has announced a series of goals with an initial ...

25

May 2021
Uruguayan forestry sector promotes wood for construction

Strong forestry development of previous years is currently being harvested [PAID=]The Uruguayan forestry sector is working on the promotion and development of wood for construction, as the strong forestry ...

25

May 2021
Investments in Brazil's forestry sector to reach BRL 53.5 billion by 202

In 2020, the pulp industry produced the second highest historical volume in a year [PAID=]Investments in projects in the forestry sector are expected to continue to grow by 2024, totaling BRL 53.5 billion, ...

17

May 2021
Cement producers in DRC urge the government to support the sector

Cement manufacturers proposed to the Minister of Foreign Trade the development of a policy to help with production costs [PAID=]A group of cement manufacturers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo ...

14

May 2021
Spanish construction sector recovers in the first quarter of 2021

... to the one in 2019, a year with great productivity in the sector. Andalusia and Catalonia were the highlighted regions with new projects, and according to the data, they will also lead the second quarter, ...

04

May 2021
Altri increases pulp prices in line with trend in the sector

Portuguese business will increase prices to USD 80 per ton of pulp [PAID=]The Portuguese company, Altri, will follow the price increase trend of the paper pulp sector, reports Jornal de Negócios. For ...

28

Apr 2021
Construction sector in Argentina continues to recover in March

Amid concerns regarding a second Covid wave and rising prices, the construction industry continued to recover The construction sector in Argentina continued to recover in the first quarter of 2021, ...

28

Apr 2021
Silicon Misiones and Apicofom sign agreement to improve production in the forestry-industrial sector

... Mission Traders (APICOFOM), Argentinian companies, which aim to optimize the production of the forestry-industrial sector through the implementation of new technologies in Missions, Argentina The companies ...

27

Apr 2021
Construction sector in Chile returns to worst level since July 2020

Only 17 projects began in the country in March 2021 [PAID=]In Chile, the construction sector has suffered the effects of a worsened pandemic scenario in March, according to La Tercera. The industry ...

15

Apr 2021
Timber sector in Argentina seeks financing to revive consumption

Demand for the sector dropped 4 percent in March, causing loggers to seek Government support [PAID=]In Argentina, the timber sector calls for financing to revive consumption, reports BaeNegocios.  ...

02

Apr 2021
Ecuador's wood sector exports value soars in 202

The sector exported 13 percent less in volume compared to 2019, but 74 percent more in value [PAID=]The year of 2020 was a positive year for Ecuador in terms of wood exports, reports El Universo. According ...

01

Apr 2021
Construction sector in Peru expands in January

Mostly driven by informal activity, Peruvian construction sector continued to grow in the first month of 2021 [PAID=]In Peru, the construction sector grew 15 percent in January this year compared to ...

25

Mar 2021
Roger launches digital tool to increase efficiency in the dry bulk shipping sector

The new app can boost efficiency in dry bulk shipping with data updates and faster communication Roger, an independent technology company for the dry bulk industry, has created an app to assist dry ...

24

Mar 2021
Pulp and paper sector in Indonesia see expansion

At least six new pulp mills have recently started operating Pulp and paper companies in Indonesia are expanding by building new mills, pushing existing pulpwood plantations to increase their production, ...

23

Mar 2021
Italian paper sector limits losses in 2020 but faces high input costs

The Italian paper industry increased exports by 0.9 percent [PAID=]The paper sector in Italy has held up well in 2020, limiting losses to 5.1 percent compared to 2019, and increasing exports by 0.9 ...

22

Mar 2021
Paper prices rise in India and add pressure to the corrugated box sector

Paper mill companies are facing economic downturn as well as shortage of raw material supply [PAID=]Paper prices in India increased sharply in the last four months, by up to 80 percent, which has choked ...

19

Mar 2021
Construction sector in South Africa sees recovery in 4Q 2020

However, recovery is expected to cease in the first quarter of 2021 In South Africa, activity levels in the building and construction sectors continued to recover and increased in the fourth quarter ...

19

Mar 2021
Dry bulk sector witnesses rates improvement

Rates have been improving since the beginning of the year and brokers forecast a very solid year in the sector Movement in the secondhand bulker tonnage in all sizes rose this week and has been rising ...

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