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12

May 2022
Nigeria forced to import paper due to lack of raw materials

The country struggles to produce major inputs such as long fibers Nigerian paper mills are struggling with the lack of raw materials, which is forcing the country’s economy to depend on imported paper ...

09

May 2022
Laboratory of New Materials in Russia to study new petcoke applications

... in the Eurasian Scientific and Educational Center, as reported by Proural. The Laboratory of New Materials for Electrochemical Energy was established on the basis of the Ufa Federal Research Center of ...

09

May 2022
Whitemountain Quarries, Lagan Asphalt, and Lagan Materials are rebranded

The companies will be rebranded as Breedon Ireland from May 1 Whitemountain Quarries, Lagan Asphalt, and Lagan Materials were rebranded as Breedon Ireland from May 1, 2022, as stated on Breedon’s website. ...

05

May 2022
Chinese construction materials sector grows in Q1 2022

The added value of the sector rose by 2 percent year-on-year [PAID=]In China, the added value of the construction materials sector increased at a steady pace of 2 percent in Q1 2022 year-on-year, reports ...

05

May 2022
Vulcan Materials announces first quarter results

The company's total revenues surged by 44 percent year-on-year in the 3-month period The US-based company Vulcan Materials announced in a press release its Q1 2022 results, with improved figures. Financial ...

04

May 2022
Building materials prices achieve record high in March in the Philippines

The construction materials wholesale price index (CMWPI) surged by 7 percent year-on-year The wholesale price growth of building materials in Metro Manila, Indonesia, rose to its highest level in 10 ...

28

Apr 2022
Vulcan Materials continues negotiation with Mexican government

The US-based company has updated some progress regarding its Mexican aggregates operations The US-based building company Vulcan Materials announced in a press release that it has been successfully negotiating ...

27

Apr 2022
Spanish construction materials exports surge in 2021

Exports of building materials from Spain stood at EUR 30,400 million last year [PAID=]Official data collected by the Confederation of Associations of Manufacturers of Construction Products (CEPCO) showed ...

27

Apr 2022
Belgium's building materials prices jump in 202

Prices increased by 16 percent since the beginning of 2022 in the country Since the beginning of 2022, in Belgium, the price of building materials rose by 16 percent, reports BrusselsTimes. The data ...

26

Apr 2022
Cemex successfully tests conversion of flue gas into carbon nanomaterials

... flue gases emitted by the cement kiln into carbon nanomaterials. Carbon nanomaterials have several potential applications in a wide array of industries, from construction to biomedicine. This technology ...

26

Apr 2022
Cemex successfully tests conversion of flue gas into carbon nanomaterials

... flue gases emitted by the cement kiln into carbon nanomaterials. Carbon nanomaterials have several potential applications in a wide array of industries, from construction to biomedicine. This technology ...

25

Apr 2022
Building materials prices continue to rise in the US

In March, construction materials rose by 1 percent month-on-month, accumulating a 8 percent surge in the year In the US, the building materials prices rose by 1 percent in March, reports CorridorBusiness. ...

25

Apr 2022
South Korean project to convert carbon dioxide into carbonate for building materials

Low-quality calcium carbonate will be used as construction materials, such as concrete and artificial aggregates In South Korea, a state demonstration project was launched to convert carbon dioxide into ...

25

Apr 2022
Suralaya PLTU recycles coal ash into building materials

... being recycled and reutilized in building materials, reports Finance.Detik. The average coal ash amount produced by Suralaya PLTU is 600,000 tons per year, which are processed into various building materials, ...

25

Apr 2022
Suralaya PLTU recycles coal ash into building materials

The Indonesia-based company's coal waste is being used for making brick, paving block, breakwater concrete and cement mixture ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here

20

Apr 2022
Building materials prices in Mexico surge in March

Aluminium and asphalt prices rose the most in the country In Mexico, building materials prices increased 8 percent month-on-month in March, reports GrupoEnConcreto. According to the Mexican Chamber ...

19

Apr 2022
Suvo Strategic Minerals seals materials transfer deal with Calix

Calix will assist Suvo in accelerating its metakaolin green cement supply initiative Australia's Suvo Strategic Minerals sealed a materials transfer deal with global industrial technology provider Calix, ...

19

Apr 2022
Suvo Strategic Minerals seals materials transfer deal with Calix

Calix will assist Suvo in accelerating its metakaolin green cement supply initiative Australia's Suvo Strategic Minerals sealed a materials transfer deal with global industrial technology provider Calix, ...

19

Apr 2022
Building materials price hike pressure property prices in Vietnam

In Q1 2022, property prices in the country rose by up to 3.5 percent quarter-on-quarter In Vietnam, property prices rose by 1 percent to 3.5 percent in Q1 2022, reports VNExpress citing data from the ...

19

Apr 2022
Building materials prices rise in Cyprus in March

Prices have been soaring in the country since November 2020 and the situation is now worsened due to the Russia-Ukraine war In Cyprus, the cost of building materials has been increasing since November ...

14

Apr 2022
Building materials cost index surges in Malaysia in March

In March, the index rose up to 1.6 percent for all most every construction material in the country In Malaysia, the building materials cost index (BCI) continued to increase in March 2022, showing an ...

13

Apr 2022
Hokuetsu Corporation and Chuetsu Pulp & Paper expand sales of carbonized materials

Carbonized materials are made from paper sludge generated in the paper manufacturing process [PAID=] Hokuetsu Corporation and Chuetsu Pulp & Paper, two paper manufacturing companies, will be expanding ...

12

Apr 2022
Building materials prices growth slows down in the Philippines in February

Prices continued to increase at 5 percent in the month, though Building materials prices in Metro Manila, Philippines, decreased the pace of growth for the fourth month in February, as reported by BWorldOnline. ...

11

Apr 2022
US to require low-carbon materials in border crossings modernization project

The Biden's administration USD 3.4 billion investment project will require low-carbon materials In the US, the government is going to significantly boost the purchase of low-carbon materials through a ...

08

Apr 2022
Building materials prices in Portugal grow in February

Labor costs also increased by 6 percent in Portugal in the month Construction costs in Portugal have been increasing, and in February there was an increase of 9 percent year-on-year, according to Sapo. ...

07

Apr 2022
Building materials sales in Argentina expand in March

Construction materials sales in the country rose by 4 percent month-on-month [PAID=]In Argentina, the sale of construction materials grew by 9 percent in March year-on-year and by 4 percent month-on-month, ...

07

Apr 2022
Egypt's building materials exports surge in the first two months of 202

The country exported equivalent to USD 1.2 billion in January-February Egyptian exports of building materials, refractory, and metallurgy industries rose by 29 percent year-on-year and reached USD 1.2 ...

05

Apr 2022
Kenya sets new standards for building materials

The government decided to take new measures in order to guarantee the quality of materials In Kenya, the government has set new standards for construction materials, after a rise in cases of collapsed ...

04

Apr 2022
Russia and Uzbekistan discuss building materials trade

Uzbekistan plans to supply building materials and equipment to Russia [PAID=]According to Beton.ru, Russia and Uzbekistan are in talks to discuss the supply of building materials and equipment from ...

31

Mar 2022
US government to set new low-carbon standards for building materials

... related to building materials with a high carbon footprint, reports ScientificAmerican. The new General Services Administration (GSA) standards are expected to be released this week and they require ...

29

Mar 2022
Cement prices in Oman surge amid building materials supply crisis

Western sanctions against Russia and curbs on cement imports by Oman affected domestic supplies Oman is struggling with a building material supply crisis that resulted in a surge in prices amid global ...

25

Mar 2022
Cyprus records skyrocketing building materials prices in February

Sand, stone aggregates, and wood-based materials surged by 17 percent year-on-year In Cyprus, building materials prices have been increasing sharply, as a consequence of the pandemic and now worsened ...

23

Mar 2022
X-MAT advances in the development of coal-based building materials

... funding, the company will continue the process of creating a building made entirely from coal-based materials, which the company hopes to have at least partially constructed by 2023. The company explained ...

22

Mar 2022
Azerbaijan's building materials output surges in January-Februar

The increase has been maily driven by governmental projects in the Karabakh and Eastern Zangezur regions [PAID=]According to Beton.ru, Azerbaijan's production of building materials in the January-February ...

21

Mar 2022
Holcim Italy struggles with raw materials shortage and high energy prices

...  "We also use recycled material that would make us independent from imports and expensive materials and alternatives are not lacking, but ammonia deriving from urea and which we import mostly from Ukraine ...

21

Mar 2022
Holcim Italy struggles with raw materials shortage and high energy prices

...  "We also use recycled material that would make us independent from imports and expensive materials and alternatives are not lacking, but ammonia deriving from urea and which we import mostly from Ukraine ...

21

Mar 2022
Holcim Italy struggles with raw materials shortage and high energy prices

...  "We also use recycled material that would make us independent from imports and expensive materials and alternatives are not lacking, but ammonia deriving from urea and which we import mostly from Ukraine ...

11

Mar 2022
DC Zunheboto forbids dumping of construction materials in the roads

... at Zunheboto town area, the government has prohibited stockpiling and dumping of construction materials along the roads, reports NagalandPost. The measure was taken aiming to ease traffic congestion ...

10

Mar 2022
Turkey faces high prices for building materials

According to representatives from the sector, the fault is on exports There has been a recent increase in the price of building materials in Turkey, especially for iron and cement, reports Guneydoguguncel. ...

08

Mar 2022
Building materials’ price in Nigeria increase unstoppably and affect the housing market

House prices have been reviewed by 40 percent throughout the last year Nigeria has been facing skyrocketing prices for building materials, and the real estate sector has been struggling with huge increases ...

04

Mar 2022
Doman Building Materials announces full year and fourth quarter 2021 results

The Canadian group’s revenues increased 58 percent in the year to CAD 2.54 billion Doman Building Materials, headquartered in British Columbia, Canada, announced today its fourth quarter and full-year ...

03

Mar 2022
Martin Marietta Materials seals deal with CalPortland

The company sold California-based West Coast cement and ready-mix concrete operations Martin Marietta Materials has closed a deal with CalPortland Company to sell certain California-based West Coast ...

03

Mar 2022
UK's building materials imports and exports increase in 202

Imports rose by 7 percent and exports rose by 6 percent throughout the year in the UK [PAID=]According to the UK government, in its monthly report of statistics of building materials, imports and exports ...

01

Mar 2022
Construction materials prices in Spain increase in 2021

...  From the total of 43 materials analyzed, only five did not experience a price increase compared to the previous year, with very slightly increases: ceramic toilets (without variation); lighting appliances ...

01

Mar 2022
Hemp's hempcrete to be certified one of the US’ national building material

... by the US Hemp Building Foundation, according to GlobeNewsWire. Hempcrete is now one step closer to getting certification as one of the US’ national building materials in the US building codes. The ...

01

Mar 2022
Summit Materials announces executive changes

The executive changes are part of the company’s planned and pro-active leadership succession Summit Materials has announced two executive changes, which are part of the Company’s planned and pro-active ...

28

Feb 2022
Building materials prices in Russia to jump 30 percent in March

... of building materials by 30 percent in March, as foreign manufacturers are increasingly refusing to ship goods in Russia, reports ABNews. The recent Russian invasion of Ukraine has affected the international ...

28

Feb 2022
Northumberland and Peterborough's building materials demand increas

... in businesses, contractors, developers, and homeowners often being stuck waiting to get building materials. Simple building items such as windows and doors that used to be available within three to four ...

24

Feb 2022
Building materials’ prices in Senegal rise in January

Prices were up by 1 percent compared to December [PAID=]In January 2022, in Senegal, the Building Materials Index (BMI) of the National Agency for Statistics and Demography (ANSD) increased 1 percent ...

23

Feb 2022
Vulcan Materials announces changes in management team

The US-based company will have new Senior Vice Presidents for finances and human resources Vulcan Materials, headquartered in the US, announced in a press release that its Senior Vice President and ...

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