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10

Oct 2017
Cementos Fortaleza enters Costa Rican market

Company will end the duopoly of Cemex and Holcim

03

Oct 2017
Costa Rica proceeds with investigation on cement imports

General Superintendence for Financial Entities is now investigating the imports of cement from China

02

Oct 2017
Elementia to set up grinding plant in Costa Rica

Grinding unit will supply local asbestos factory, also owned by Elementia

25

Sep 2017
Costa Rica Chinese cement import investigation stops

Deputies to stop cement investigation to dedicate attention to Coopelesca

13

Sep 2017
Cementos Fortaleza sets plant in Costa Rica

Plant will be commissioned before the end of September

11

Sep 2017
Costa Rica: hearings continue on Chinese cement case

This time the congress heard Minister of Economy Geannina Romero

07

Sep 2017
Costa Rica's President denies favoring of Chinese cement importer

Chinese cement imports to the country have triggered corruption allegations

06

Sep 2017
Costa Rica: Chinese cement polemic reaches presidential campaign

Candidates divided over allegations of corruption

06

Sep 2017
Chinese cement with little weight on Costa-Rican market

Impact of Chinese cement should be small in spite of uproar

05

Sep 2017
Costa Rica gov't defends decision to import Chinese cement

Early report on opening the market made public

28

Aug 2017
Costa-Rican deputies, cement importers involved in polemic

Several meetings between Juan Carlos Bolaños and numerous politicians under scrutiny

06

Jul 2017
Costa Rica gov't defends use of chinese cement

Chinese cement was used in the Nosara Dam, press alleges safety concerns, lack of import licensing

15

Feb 2017
Plycem installs new kiln in Costa Rica

New kiln will reduce fuel intake, increase productivity, says manager from Plycem

04

Jul 2016
Costa Rica records a fall in cement production

The production of cement fell in May 2016

31

Mar 2016
Holcim lost legal challenge with Costa Rica government

The company had filed a lawsuit against a regional tax

22

Feb 2016
Central America: Cement production records a decline in 2015

The production declined due to weaker demand

20

Nov 2015
Costa Rica establishes quality standard for cement

Costa Rica establishes quality standard for six different types of hydraulic cement  ...

08

Nov 2015
Votorantim opens mortar plant in Camaçari, Brazil

This is the sixth mortar plant in the Northeast Brazil

04

Nov 2015
Texas Environmental regulators review proposed cement plant

Locals opposed the cement plant due to environmental concerns

02

Nov 2015
China’s Sinocem faces opposition in Costa Rica

The company’s white cement discredited for quality issues

23

Oct 2015
Cemex Latam posts fall in consolidated net sales

Cemex Latam reports 3Q2015 results

01

Oct 2015
Costa Rica records decline in Chinese cement prices

Chinese cement may become popular among builders

30

Sep 2015
Costa Rica to increase import of Chinese cement

Costa Rica to use Chinese cement to reduce cost of construction  ...

30

Sep 2015
Costa Rica to increase import of Chinese cement

Costa Rica to use Chinese cement to reduce cost of construction  ...

09

Jul 2015
Sinocem to import more Chinese cement in Costa Rica

Ministry of Economy, Industry and Commerce issued decree that facilitated imports

02

Jun 2015
Costa Rica: Ongoing discussion on standardization of cement

The National Technical Subcommittee of the Technical Standards Institute of Costa Rica plans on establishing firm regulations for cement  ...

23

Apr 2015
Cemex Latam reports Q1 financial results

Cemex Latam records net sales decline

20

Apr 2015
Costa Rica approves sale of imported cement

Imported cement to cost less than current market prices

14

Apr 2015
Costa Rica denies use of imported cement

Chinese cement is stronger than locally produced cement

05

Apr 2015
Costa Rica moves to enable cement imports

Amendments to the Technical Regulations for Cement to reduce trade barriers

22

Mar 2015
Colombia’s Argos Group posted increase in net income

Group benefited from cement operations in the U.S.

09

Mar 2015
Costa Rica moves to ease rules on cement imports

Producers will have three months to adjust packaging

07

Mar 2015
Restrictions on Costa Rican cement removed

The Costa Rican cement market is no longer subject to regulations on the sector  ...

01

Mar 2015
Costa Rica moves to allow cement imports at lower prices

MEIC currently working on modifying legislation

29

Jan 2015
Costa Rica to implement new regulations for cement market

New regulations to be announced in March

07

Jan 2015
Companies boosted cement prices in Costa Rica

Cemex and Holcim attributed the price increase to the rising inflation

21

Dec 2014
Cemex boosts capacity at plant in Costa Rica

Expansion to be complete by 2017

07

Dec 2014
Request submitted for imported cement prices cut in Costa Rica

The Libertarian Movement Party moves to cut cement prices

13

Nov 2014
Eurocement Group’s Voronezh branch received certificate of environmental compliance

Products manufactured by the company are eco-friendly building materials

15

Sep 2014
Holcim Nicaragua emerges as third best in CSR

Roughly $125,000 was invested in its CSR efforts in 2013

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