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29

Jun 2021
The Jordan Cement Traders Association confirms a 20 percent drop in daily cement demand locally

Mansour Al-Banna, the Chairman of the Jordan Cement Traders Association, confirms a 20 percent drop in daily cement demand in Jordan, compared to prior months [PAID=]Al-Banna informed Al-Dustour that ...

10

Mar 2021
Chinese energy firm launches USD 10 billion coal project

Ningxia Baofeng Energy Group commenced a coal project complementing China's Green Initiative China's Ningxia Baofeng Energy Group is planning to invest CNY 67.3 billion to construct a coal-to-olefins ...

09

Mar 2021
Ayala Group confirms divestment of its coal-fired power plant in the Philippines

A divestment of USD 450 million was confirmed by the Ayala Group for its coal-fired power plant in Lanao del Norte The Ayala Group, headquartered in the Philippines, confirmed a divestment of at least ...

05

Mar 2021
Montem Resources confirms premium hard coking coal at Chinook Vicary

... Petra Capital’s Craig Brown. According to the report, the results have confirmed robust coke strength results, making Chinook Vicary equivalent quality to the Premium Low Volatile Hard Coking Coal benchmark ...

01

Feb 2021
Second hand carrier prices firm and interest in kamsarmaxes increase

Bulker prices increased since December, and focus turned to kamsarmaxes Second hand bulk carrier prices firmed and buying interest on smaller tonnage increased, reports Splash 247. Prices have increased ...

22

Jan 2021
Itochu confirms full exit from thermal coal by 2024

It will sell its stakes in Colombian and Australian mines over the coming three years The Japanese conglomerate Itochu confirmed it plans to exit thermal coal entirely with the sale of some operational ...

22

Jan 2021
Itochu confirms full exit from thermal coal by 2024

It will sell its stakes in Colombian and Australian mines over the coming three years ...To read the full article on CoalWeek, click here.

19

Jan 2021
Private equity-backed group buys building materials firm

Building materials business in Somerset has been acquired by a portfolio company of Cairngorm Capital Partners. A Somerset-based building material business has been acquired by a portfolio company ...

14

Jan 2021
Japanese and Korean investors confirm funding to the Vung Ang II coal project

Investors will provide nearly USD 1.8 billion in loans for the project Despite pressure from climate activist and investor groups, the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) has confirmed it ...

14

Jan 2021
Japanese and Korean investors confirm funding to the Vung Ang II coal project

Investors will provide nearly USD 1.8 billion in loans for the project Despite pressure from climate activist and investor groups, the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) has confirmed it ...

08

Jan 2021
Investment firm Altamont Capital Partners acquires Specialized Packaging Group

The US-based company manufactures protective packaging products The private investment firm Altamont Capital Partners announced it has acquired Specialized Packaging Group (SPG), a manufacturer of protective ...

17

Dec 2020
Australian Prime Minister seeks confirmation of China’s reported coal ban

A Chinese state-owned media recently wrote about restrictions on Australian imports Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Tuesday demanded confirmation of an article recently published by a Chinese ...

14

Dec 2020
Paraguay's INC to confirm price increase for cement in the coming day

The readjustment will be between 7 and 8 percent [PAID=] The president of Paraguay's Industria Nacional de Cemento (INC), Ernesto Benítez, confirmed that there will be a readjustment of between 7 ...

09

Dec 2020
Two firms to mine and sell sand from Iceland’s historic Hjörleifshöfði Estate

The raw materials will be used for cement manufacturing and sandblasting The mountain and the black sand beach in Iceland’s historic Hjörleifshöfði Estate have been sold to two firms, Icelandic ...

08

Dec 2020
Construction materials firm Brickability acquires logistics provider McCann

The deal reduces the risk of Brexit-related delays in logistics and haulage operations Brickability Group, a construction materials distributor, recently completed its acquisition of McCann Limited, ...

23

Nov 2020
SLK Cement confirms its membership in the Association of European Businesses

The membership allows the company to participate in about 65 committees and working groups of the Association [PAID=]SLK Cement, part of Buzzi Unicem, has confirmed for the second year its membership ...

13

Nov 2020
Japanese firm Marubeni to withdraw from South African coal plant project

This follows previous withdrawals from South African investors and KEPCO Japan-based Marubeni Corp on Wednesday disclosed that it is pulling out of the Thabametsi South African coal plant project in ...

05

Nov 2020
Winfried Schaur is confirmed as the president of the Association of German Paper Mills

He is currently the Executive Vice President of UPM Paper ENA [PAID=]The Executive Vice President of UPM Paper ENA, Winfried Schaur has been confirmed, at the online general meeting, as the President ...

15

Sep 2020
Meltek acquires mining firm Sibenergougol

A bankruptcy case against Sibenergougol was later dropped [PAID=] As of September 10, Kuzbass-based firm Meltek has acquired 100 percent of shares in the Novokuznetsk-based Sibenergougol, as its new ...

07

Sep 2020
Australian grain prices firm in the past week

Barley prices are stabilizing, and wheat harvests are beginning [PAID=]According to Beef Central, grain prices in Australia started to firm in the past week after the market struggled with feed demand ...

21

Aug 2020
Saudi Arabia and Russia reaffirm cut in oil production

Both country's ministers said, in the OPEC+ meeting, they foresee an increase in demand [PAID=]Ministers of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and allies (OPEC+) held a virtual meeting ...

13

Aug 2020
Cambodian firm secures lease to develop coal power plant

A 700-megawatt plant will be built in the Botum Sakor National Park Cambodian tycoon Kith Meng’s biggest private firm, The Royal Group, procured a leasing agreement for 168.8 hectares of land in the ...

16

Jul 2020
Three Chinese coal firms to merge and form country’s third biggest miner

... state-owned firms through a planned merger, which could form the country’s third biggest mining company, reports BNN Bloomberg. The consecutive reports of mergers among China’s coal firms is purportedly ...

14

Jul 2020
Two coal firms merge to become China’s second-largest mining company

The newly merged company will enhance its competitiveness in the market China’s Shandong Energy Group announced on Monday its planned merger with Yankuang Group, which is set to be completed within ...

07

Jul 2020
American Forest Management acquires family-owned forestry consulting firm in Virginia

... Manager at AFM, said they are looking forward to work with the new employees and to expand the firm to North Carolina and Virginia. SFR offers a range of services that go from land management, forestry ...

26

Jun 2020
Baltic Dry Index continues to rise on firmer rates across all vessel segments

The index has been recovering for the past 20 sessions The Baltic Dry Index grew for the 20th consecutive session on June 25, as rates firmed across all vessel segments, and reaching 1,738 points, the ...

26

Jun 2020
Baltic Dry Index continues to rise on firmer rates across all vessel segments

The index has been recovering for the past 20 sessions ...To read the full article on BulkWeek, click here.

25

Jun 2020
Transcend Packaging secures investment from private equity firm

the company reports it has produced the world’s first paper and cellulose-based visor [PAID=]Transcend Packaging has secured GBP 10 million worth of investments from IW Capital, a private equity firm, ...

16

Jun 2020
Husqvarna Group reaffirms sustainability commitments

... the Group is reaffirming its commitment to doing its fair share to limiting a global temperature rise to 1.50C, in line with the Paris agreement. “By signing the Business Ambition for 1.50C, we are ...

10

Jun 2020
Energy firms urged to use solar power instead of coal

Experts say solar energy is the brighter investment for companies The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) discovered that running up to 1,200 gigawatts of the world’s existing coal capacity ...

20

Feb 2020
UK private equity firm acquires BSW Group

The acquired assets concern the sawmilling and energy areas [PAID=]Endless, a private equity firm, has acquired BSW Group, the UK’s largest forestry and sawmilling business, as part of a multi-level ...

13

Feb 2020
TerraCom confirms offer for Universal

Universal's shareholders were advised to not give a response South Africa’s Universal Coal continues to urge its shareholders to give no response to a spontaneous offer from TerraCom, following ...

30

Dec 2019
Suzano does not confirm construction of new facility in Brazil during 2020

The company wants to decrease its debt before investing [PAID=]Suzano is not expecting to set up a new facility in Ribas do Rio Pardo, Brazil in 2020, despite securing a license to install a 2.2 million ...

09

Dec 2019
Menar reaffirms offer to Eskom

The public-owned company’s debt had surpassed ZAR 450 million in September Menar has restated its national-interest-serving coal offer to Eskom, warning that its ZAR 20 billion loss in 2018/19 ...

20

Nov 2019
Cemex to partner with two Chinese firms

... firms, reports Reuters. The group has inked a contract to work alongside Glodon, a digital platform service provider, and Interdream Ventures, a venture capital company. According to Cemex, this partnership ...

27

Sep 2019
Australian coal terminal receives loan from Korean brokerage firms

The companies acquired debt emitted by the terminal The Abbot Point coal terminal in Australia received KRW 250 billion from three brokerage firms based in South Korea after it emitted subordinated ...

27

Sep 2019
Australian coal terminal receives loan from Korean brokerage firms

The companies acquired debt emitted by the terminal The Abbot Point coal terminal in Australia received KRW 250 billion from three brokerage firms based in South Korea after it emitted subordinated ...

21

Aug 2019
Environmental impact study confirms cartons compare favorably with reusable glass bottles

The climate impact results for cartons are 78% lower than reusable glass bottles for fresh milk A state-of-the-art environmental lifecycle assessment (LCA) has confirmed that single-use beverage ...

29

Jul 2019
Investors remain interested in Egyptian cement firms

The sector’s recent dire situation is not affecting wishes for investment [PAID=]Investors remain interested in acquiring or increasing their stakes in Egyptian cement companies, and are exploiting the ...

27

Jun 2019
Law changes bring uncertainty to coal firms in Indonesia

Upcoming rule changes put more pressure on the already struggling industry [PAID=] The government in Indonesia is now proceeding with the amendment of current coal mining rules, in order to enforce ...

21

Jun 2019
Uganda confirms deposits of around 300 million tons of iron ore

The country wants to improve the national steel industry through these [PAID=] The Ugandan government has confirmed the existence of 300 million tons of iron ore in the country, which could be used ...

19

Jun 2019
Asia Pulp and Paper partners with Mexican firms to develop new products

The company’s partners are already selling and marketing these products in Mexico [PAID=] Asia Pulp and Paper has developed new products for the packaging and biodegradable paper markets, fruit of ...

12

Jun 2019
Coal firms stand against smoky coal ban

Nationwide prohibit of smoky coal threatened by legal action Plans to further extend the ban on smoky coal in the Republic of Ireland have been denied, on the risk of legal action by coal firms, ...

28

May 2019
Cemex reaffirms commitment towards UN Sustainable Development Goals

Manufacturers is focusing on five goals that provide more opportunities for footprint reduction Cemex reaffirms its pledge towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals, reports Cemex itself. Mexico-based ...

21

May 2019
Continental Materials acquires new construction supply firms in Colorado

The terms of the transactions were not disclosed Continental Materials acquired two specialty construction supply firms based in Colorado Springs, just three months after selling Transit Mix Concrete ...

17

May 2019
IMIDRO firms display monthly coal output growth

The combined coal production showed a rampant growth From March 21 to April 20, Tabas Parvadeh Coal Company and Central Alborz Coal Company produced a total of 47,187 tons of coal, 40,395 pertaining ...

17

May 2019
IMIDRO firms display monthly coal output growth

The combined coal production showed a rampant growth From March 21 to April 20, Tabas Parvadeh Coal Company and Central Alborz Coal Company produced a total of 47,187 tons of coal, 40,395 pertaining ...

12

Apr 2019
Malaysian cement firms earnings to soften in first quarter

Analysts expect weaker demand in 2019 [PAID=] Cement companies in Malaysia are expected to be impacted by the lower demand for the material during the first quarter of the year, and could register ...

05

Mar 2019
China cancels canola shipments from Canadian firm

The two countries’ diplomatic row continues to escalate China has blocked Canadian agribusiness Richardson International’s registration to ship canola to the country, reports Reuters. At the moment ...

27

Feb 2019
European coal prices firm

Prices for February 26 Forward prices for coal and carbon in Europe rose sizeably, reports Reuters. Germany’s Cal ’20 baseload power, which is used as a benchmark in Europe, increased by 0.6 percent ...

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