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29

Jul 2021
Eagle Materials reports first quarter FY22 results

In the cement segment, the company's revenue was up 3 percent [PAID=]Eagle Materials reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2022 ended June 30, informs the company's website. The ...

29

Jul 2021
Retail building materials prices steady in the Philippines

In Manila, the construction materials retail price index in June was unchanged from the rate recorded in May According to Business World, the overall year-on-year increase of construction materials retail ...

27

Jul 2021
Peru's construction materials imports climb in the first half of 202

From January to June, imports jumped 50 percent [PAID=]According to Peruvian magazine Gestión, in the first half of 2021 the import of construction materials jumped by 50 percent, totaling USD 951 million ...

23

Jul 2021
Stora Enso's pilot plant for bio-based carbon materials for batteries starts operation

The pilot production of Lignode, wood-based carbon for batteries, is currently being ramped up Stora Enso announced that its pilot plant for producing lignin-based carbon materials for batteries has ...

22

Jul 2021
Building materials sales strengthen in South Africa in May

Sales increased 6.3 percent between April and May According to IOL News, the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa reports encouraging sales figures in the construction and ...

21

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

... of building materials and home furnishing stores hit CNY 96.9 billion in June, a decrease from the previous month. Even so, compared to 2020, there is a year-on-year increase of 50.2 percent in cumulative ...

20

Jul 2021
New Frontier Materials acquires aggregates and asphalt quarry from Fred Weber

New Frontier's operations now include more than 20 sites According to PrNewswire, Fred Weber, a construction materials and services provider based in St. Louis, in the United States, sold its aggregates ...

20

Jul 2021
Surge in materials cost boosts prices in Mexico’s new home market

... materials in Mexico continues to rise, having logged successive growths in 2021. An overall increase of 3 percent hammers the new home market and Mexican Chamber of the Construction Industry expects prices ...

15

Jul 2021
UK's Federation of Master Builders urge the government to tackle materials shortag

... Master Builders urges the government and the industry at large to first address UK’s national shortage of building materials so as to tackle the decline in construction activity. Brian Berry, Chief Executive ...

02

Jul 2021
Spanish construction materials exports increases in the first quarter of 2021

... Product Manufacturers Associations points that there were 3,781,250 unemployed in the country, out of which 35,919 correspond to the construction materials manufacturers industry. These figures represent ...

28

Jun 2021
Kuwait's Ministry of Commerce and Industry issues resolutions to control construction materials price

Some of the measures to control the rise in the prices of construction materials are the ban of export and re-export of cement, lumber, and iron Kuwait’s Ministry of Commerce and Industry issued a number ...

25

Jun 2021
Sonoco to expand recycling of scrap materials in the United States

Scrap materials from the production of its EnviroCan paper containers will be used as raw material for new paperboard Packaging company Sonoco announced it is expanding recovery and recycling of scrap ...

15

Jun 2021
Kazakhstan sees hike in domestic building materials prices

The price of new houses in Kazakhstan increased by 8 percent in the January-April period [PAID=]According to Kazinform, the price of new houses in Kazakhstan increased by 8 percent in the January-April ...

09

Jun 2021
Vulcan Materials merges with U.S. Concrete

Vulcan will acquire all U.S. Concrete’s common stock share for USD 1.294 billion Vulcan Materials Company, producer of construction aggregates, and U.S. Concrete, supplier of aggregates and ready-mixed ...

08

Jun 2021
Vulcan Materials to acquire U.S. Cement

The acquisition is expected to be completed in the second half of 2021 [PAID=]Vulcan Materials announced that will acquire all issued common shares of U.S. Cement, part of U.S. Concrete, for USD 1.294 ...

04

Jun 2021
China's Anhui province launches guidance to contain building materials inflatio

Chinese province annouced a series of guidelines to face increase in price materials [PAID=] Since the beginning of this year, the price of construction materials in Anhui Province, in China, has risen ...

03

Jun 2021
Building materials shortage in Portugal causes housing prices to hike

Materials have increased 35 percent on average since the beginning of the year [PAID=]Inflation in building materials due to lack of raw materials are resulting in higher prices of housing in Portugal, ...

26

May 2021
Eagle Materials announces results for the fiscal year 2021

U.S.-based building company recorded a growth in revenue by 16 percent year-on-year Eagle Materials, U.S.-based, announced financial results for fiscal year 2021 as well as the fiscal fourth quarter ...

25

May 2021
Building materials’ prices continue to increase in Portugal in March

March prices were 5 percent up mostly due to a shortage of materials aligned with huge demand in the sector [PAID=]In Portugal, construction prices have been rising, driven by shortages of materials ...

17

May 2021
Construction materials exports from Spain decrease in 2020

Manufacturers of construction products in the country exported materials worth EUR 22.9 billion over the year [PAID=]In Spain, manufacturers of construction products exported materials worth EUR 22.9 ...

13

May 2021
Summit Materials reports growth in net revenue in the first quarter

U.S.-based company reported 16 percent increase in net revenue in the January-March period Summit Materials, a construction materials company based in the United States, announced results for the first ...

10

May 2021
Toilet paper prices rise on the back of soaring raw materials cost

Prices are also escalating due to the recovery after Covid-19 in China and the delay in global shipping [PAID=]Toilet paper across the globe is getting more expensive because of soaring raw material ...

07

May 2021
Vulcan Materials announces its first quarter results

The company reported aggregates cash gross profit by 9 percent to USD 6.56 per ton in the period Vulcan Materials Company, UK's largest producer of construction aggregates, announced in a press release ...

22

Apr 2021
Cement and aggregates enter the list of essential materials in shortage in the UK

... to the list of essential materials in shortage. The list already included tiles, bricks, timber, and steel, reports CircularOnline. The Builders Merchants Federation and Construction Products Association ...

16

Apr 2021
Brazilian construction cost grows in March on higher building materials prices

... due to the raise in building materials prices, reports Agência Brasil. Data released on April 9 showed that, in the first quarter of the year, the index accumulated an increase of 4.8 percent and, in ...

15

Apr 2021
MC Spain and Graphenano Smart Materials partner to develop additives for concrete

Spanish companies collaborate in the manufacture and marketing of a new additive to increase concrete durability [PAID=]MC Spain, a chemical company for the construction and repair of structures, and ...

12

Apr 2021
Origin Materials and AECI Much Asphalt sign deal to develop low-carbon asphalt

The US-based and South African companies have announced partnership to develop green asphalt in South Africa US-based carbon negative materials company Origin Materials and South Africa-based AECI ...

08

Apr 2021
Aramco and American Concrete Institute to promote the use of nonmetallic materials

A center of excellence has been created aiming at expanding nonmetallic materials’ role in construction Aramco and the American Concrete Institute (ACI) have launched a center of excellence for nonmetallic ...

08

Apr 2021
ST and Salt River Materials partner to develop fly ash processing operation

The companies will collaborate in a fly ash beneficiation facility project In a collaboration with Salt River Materials Group and its Phoenix Cement business, ST Equipment & Technology (STET) will license ...

08

Apr 2021
ST and Salt River Materials partner to develop fly ash processing operation

The companies will collaborate in a fly ash beneficiation facility project ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

07

Apr 2021
Papirus to ensure the traceability and origin of recycled materials

... in waste solution and valuation, aiming to certify and catalog information regarding the traceability and origin of recycled materials received from cooperatives and other sources and transform them into ...

06

Apr 2021
Indian paper producers face skyrocketing raw materials prices

... of raw materials and the shortage of inputs, according to Naidunia.com. The price of paper has increased by more than 110 percent and mills are not shipping goods without cash payment, which have caused ...

06

Apr 2021
Indonesian government removes fly ash from toxic materials category

Fly ash exited the toxic material categories in the country [PAID=]The government of Indonesia has withdrawn coal ash waste or fly ash and bottom ash (FABA) from the category of toxic materials, which ...

06

Apr 2021
Indonesian government removes fly ash from toxic materials category

Fly ash exited the toxic material categories in the country ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

05

Apr 2021
Cuba announces rise in building materials’ prices

A total of 124 building materials products will increase price in the country In Cuba, the price of 124 building materials will increase due to the rise in production costs for the country's industries, ...

25

Mar 2021
Building materials' cost in the Philippines decreases to 7-month low in February

Construction Index in the country dropped to 1.1 percent In the Philippines, retail prices of construction materials in the National Capital Region decreased again in February, reports PhilStar. The ...

25

Mar 2021
Arcosa acquires StonePoint Materials

Dallas-based company will expand business in Texas and Louisiana with the USD 375 million acquisition Dallas construction materials company Arcosa acquired its competitor StonePoint for USD 375 million, ...

24

Mar 2021
China Resources starts the construction of a new building materials industrial park

Total investment reached CNY 4.8 billion [PAID=]On March 12, China Resources started the construction of a new Building Materials Industrial Park project in the Wuxuan County, in China, reports Findzd. ...

19

Mar 2021
Kazakhstan to attract transnational building materials manufacturers

National producers cover demand of only 10 types of building materials [PAID=]In Kazakhstan, national producers cover demand of only 10 types of building materials, and transnational companies will ...

19

Mar 2021
Vietnam's wood industry faces price hike on raw material

It increased on average about 10 percent since the end of 2020 [PAID=]The price of raw materials of the wood industry have increased in Vietnam on average about 10 percent since the end of 2020, reports ...

19

Mar 2021
Raw materials shortage cause paper price to hike in Egypt

The supply of raw materials is not sufficient due to its high prices in the global market [PAID=]The Paper and Cardboard Division of the Chamber of Chemical Industries of Egypt's Federation of Industries ...

19

Mar 2021
Heritage Landscape Supply Group acquires Atlanta Landscape Materials

U.S-based companies merged and will maintain their names and management offices Heritage Landscape Supply Group has acquired Atlanta Landscape Materials, reports Landscape Management. Atlanta Landscape ...

18

Mar 2021
Construction materials sales in Brazil grow in February

In the January-February period, sales rose 13 percent year-on-year [PAID=]Brazilian construction materials sales increased by 9 percent in February year-on-year, according to Valor Econômico. The data ...

15

Mar 2021
Indonesian university develops construction materials from coal ash

Researches at Undip are making building materials from fly ash and bottom ash generated during coal combustion at coal-fired power plants In Indonesia, researchers at Semarang-based Diponegoro University ...

15

Mar 2021
Indonesian university develops construction materials from coal ash

Researches at Undip are making building materials from fly ash and bottom ash generated during coal combustion at coal-fired power plants ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

12

Mar 2021
Building materials prices halt construction works in the Dominican Republic

... announced on March 8 the suspension of all construction work for six days, reports Diario Libre. The building industry demanded that the central government manage the increase in price of raw materials. ...

05

Mar 2021
Unavailability of raw materials for cement production causes price hike in Ghana

... the unavailability of raw materials for cement production is the main reason for frequent increases in prices, reports GhanaWeb, citing Ghana News Agency. He said a material such as clinker, which is ...

05

Mar 2021
Unavailability of raw materials for cement production causes price hike in Ghana

... the unavailability of raw materials for cement production is the main reason for frequent increases in prices, reports GhanaWeb, citing Ghana News Agency. He said a material such as clinker, which is ...

03

Mar 2021
Rayonier Advanced Materials reverses loss and records net profit in 4Q 2020

The firm's fourth quarter Adjusted EBITDA grew in the quarter primarily driven by higher lumber and High Purity Cellulose prices United States-based Rayonier Advanced Materials has announced its fourth ...

26

Feb 2021
Increase in prices of building materials in the Philippines slows down in January

The construction materials retail price index in rose only 1.2 percent year-on-year in January The increase in January retail prices of construction materials in the National Capital Region of the Philippines ...

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