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18

Jan 2022
Building materials prices in the US surge in 2021

Despide a mild December, material costs are the main current concern of contractors in the country In the US, prices of construction materials surged 20 percent in 2021, despite moderating in December, ...

18

Jan 2022
Ahlstrom-Munksjö completes acquisition of Minglian New Materials Technology's stake

... New Materials Technology, as reported by Nonwovens Industry. With this acquisition, the company is forming a joint venture that comprises a state-of-the-art plant in the Chinese province of Hebei. The ...

14

Jan 2022
Heracles Group acquires Halyps Building Materials' aggregates and concrete business

In the concrete segment, Heracles will start offering the ECOPact brand The Heracles Group announced on Wednesday, January 12, it has successfully acquired Halyps Building Materials’ aggregate and concrete ...

14

Jan 2022
Building materials sales in Spain surge in 2021

In December only, sales in the country were up 15 percent yearly [PAID=]In Spain, sales of building materials increased 27 percent throughout 2021, compared to 2020, reports Comercio Y Justicia, with ...

13

Jan 2022
Building materials and machinery generate the highest marine traffic in Spanish state ports

The two cargoes grew the most from January to November 2021 in the 46 ports of general interest of the state [PAID=]In Spain, construction materials and machinery were the two types of goods that generated ...

13

Jan 2022
Building materials and machinery generate the highest marine traffic in Spanish state ports

The two cargoes grew the most from January to November 2021 in the 46 ports of general interest of the state [PAID=]In Spain, construction materials and machinery were the two types of goods that generated ...

06

Jan 2022
Building materials imports into Cambodia surge in 10 months of 2021

From January to October last year, the country’s imports of building materials rose 21 percent year-on-year In Cambodia, imports of construction materials totaled USD 1.43 billion in the first 10 months ...

05

Jan 2022
Building materials market in France grows up to October 2021

Aggregates deliveries increased by 10 percent and concrete production rose by 12 percent year-on-year [PAID=]In France, producers of mineral building materials showed a positive balance in 2021, reports ...

03

Jan 2022
Building materials exports from Spain surge in the January-October period

Exports from the country grew 30 percent in the 10-month period, overpassing pre-pandemic levels [PAID=]In Spain, exports of construction materials grew by 30 percent year-on-year, reports Investing, ...

29

Dec 2021
Building materials prices in Pakistan set new highs in 2021

The construction cost of a five marla double-storey house has increased by PKR 1 million due to materials cost The prices of building materials reached a new high level in the current financial year, ...

28

Dec 2021
Building materials sales in Brazil to post double-digit growth in 2021

Manufacturers project 28 percent growth due to higher prices Sales volume of building materials in Brazil did not grow so much in 2021 compared to last year, but sales saw a sharp increase mainly as ...

27

Dec 2021
Sri Lanka and Nepal to promote building materials trade

Construction companies from both countries had a meeting last week Sri Lanka and Nepal are eyeing to promote business and trade in building materials, a statement said, according to Economy Next. Sri ...

21

Dec 2021
SK Materials to produce aggregates via carbon mineralization

The South-Korean business partnered with a public electricity supplier and they have made their first pilot operation SK Materials, a subsidiary of the SK Group, have partnered with a public electricity ...

10

Dec 2021
Building materials Index in Malaysia increased in November

Building Index in the country raised in all regions from 0.1 to 1.3 percent in the month In peninsular Malaysia, the Building Material Cost Index (BCI) without steel bars increased by between 0.1 and ...

07

Dec 2021
Building materials prices to increase in Hungary in 2022

Construction materials suppliers in the country plan an increase in prices at 10 to 20 percent in average for 2022 Hungarian building materials suppliers plan to raise prices of several products by ...

02

Dec 2021
Spain's construction materials exports surge in the first nine months of the yea

If compared to pre-pandemic levels in 2019, there was also a growth of 15 percent in exports [PAID=]In Spain, exports of construction materials have risen from January to September, up by 31 percent ...

29

Nov 2021
Ikea to use more renewable and recycled materials in packaging by 2028

... and recycled materials, as reported by Ninja Marketing. Currently, less than 10 percent of the packages is made of plastic. However, the company has already admitted that some of the plastic packages ...

24

Nov 2021
North American Building Materials Distributors Association names new president

Emily Vella, of Atlantic Plywood, will start in the position from 2022 Emily Vella, of Atlantic Plywood, has been named the president of the 2022 North American Building Materials Distributors Association ...

24

Nov 2021
Kryshar releases new paper products based on recycled materials

... new products based on recycled materials, as reported by PressRelease.RU. The company produces disposable packaging in several environmental friendly materials, such as cardboard and paper, wood, aluminum ...

23

Nov 2021
Irish government considers proposals to fight price inflation of construction materials

Minister McGrath will present controlling measures amid increasing prices in the country In Ireland, the Cabinet will consider proposals to handle the impact of price inflation on materials in the delivery ...

23

Nov 2021
Indian paper industry struggles with raw materials shortage

The industry sector asked for governmental help with the issue The Indian paper industry is facing a problem of lack of raw materials, which led it to ask for governmental help, as reported in The Times ...

18

Nov 2021
Building materials output in France sees slightly recovery in September

Ready-mix production rose by 6.5 percent in the month compared to August [PAID=]The National Union of Quarry and Construction Materials Industries (UNICEM), in France, announced building materials’ ...

18

Nov 2021
Homebuilding in the US decreases in October amid building materials shortages

... houses authorized for construction but not yet started rose to a 15-year high, reports Reuters. This has been increasing the imbalance and high prices in the market, worsened by shortage of materials and ...

18

Nov 2021
Qatar and Egypt to supply building materials to Gaza

The new agreement between the countries comes amid the need for reconstruction of several homes in Gaza Qatar and Egypt have partnered and signed an agreement to supply fuel and building materials to ...

17

Nov 2021
Building materials prices continue to grow in Kazakhstan

In October alone, prices have surged by 28 percent year-on-year [PAID=]In Kazakhstan, building materials have risen in price by 28 percent in October, compared to the same period last year, according ...

15

Nov 2021
U.S. Department of Energy to finance project to develop net carbon negative building materials

... materials which are net carbon negative by removing the carbon from the atmosphere during the production process and storing carbon in the finished product. A total of USD 4 million will go to studies ...

12

Nov 2021
Libya to build a new cement and building materials complex

... materials factory complex in Tripoli on November 10, reports Libya Herald. The signing ceremony was attended by foreign partners and supporters, namely the Danish FLSmidth Company, the German Grenzebach ...

10

Nov 2021
Building materials prices in Argentina skyrocket in January-September period

Building materials accumulated an increase of 80 percent compared to last year [PAID=]In Argentina, the cost of construction registered an increase of 4 percent in September, reports Diario Tag with ...

09

Nov 2021
Construction materials prices surge in Peru in October

The Price Index of Construction Materials increased 13 percent year-on-year between January and October [PAID=]In Peru, prices of construction materials have been rising unstoppably, reports Andina. ...

09

Nov 2021
Vulcan Materials reports third quarter results

The aggregates producer registered an increase of 16 percent in total revenues Headquartered in Alabama, the aggregates producer Vulcan Materials announced by a press release its results for the quarter ...

08

Nov 2021
Barbados to trade building materials with Guyana

The countries have been negotiating about Guyana exporting sand to Barbados Barbados Today writes that Barbados has been trading with Guyana for the import of building materials. According to the ...

05

Nov 2021
Building materials prices in Russia continue to decrease in October

After decreasing in September, prices of building materials dropped further 0.7 percent in the month [PAID=]In Russia, prices for building materials on average dropped 0.7 percent in October, according ...

04

Nov 2021
Eagle Materials appoints new member of the Board of Directors

Mauro Gregorio was appointed to the board Eagle Materials announced in a press release on its website that it has appointed Mauro Gregorio to its Board of Directors. Mauro Gregorio has 35 years of ...

03

Nov 2021
Hyundai Oilbank to transform carbon emissions into raw materials for cement

... materials used for cement and concrete, reports Korea Herald. The move comes as part of its carbon neutrality commitments. According to Hyundai Oilbank Friday, it will collect byproducts generated from ...

03

Nov 2021
Hyundai Oilbank to transform carbon emissions into raw materials for cement

... materials used for cement and concrete, reports Korea Herald. The move comes as part of its carbon neutrality commitments. According to Hyundai Oilbank Friday, it will collect byproducts generated from ...

03

Nov 2021
Chinese ferrous materials prices dive on weaker demand

Benchmark iron ore futures on the Dalian Commodity Exchange were 6 percent down for delivery in January In China, prices of ferrous metals on the Dalian Commodity Exchange dropped on Monday, November ...

03

Nov 2021
Chinese ferrous materials prices dive on weaker demand

Benchmark iron ore futures on the Dalian Commodity Exchange were 6 percent down for delivery in January In China, prices of ferrous metals on the Dalian Commodity Exchange dropped on Monday, November ...

29

Oct 2021
Eagle Materials announces second quarter results

The company reported record revenue and net earnings in the period Eagle Materials announced in a press release its financial results for the second quarter ended September 30, 2021. The company achieved ...

27

Oct 2021
Azerbaijan's building materials production jumps in January-September perio

The country production was worth AZN 625.4 million in the period [PAID=]In Azerbaijan, from January to September, 72 percent more building materials were produced compared to the same period of the ...

25

Oct 2021
Belarus’ building materials exports jump in the first 8 months of the year

Exports increased by 24 percent in the period year-on-year In Belarus, export of building materials increased 24 percent from January to August year-on-year, according to Belta. The Minister of Construction ...

20

Oct 2021
Goldsun Building Materials and CarbonCure to develop eco-friendly concrete

The companies will take carbon-zero concrete to Taiwan In Taiwan, Goldsun Building Materials partnered with the Canadian company CarbonCure Technologies to introduce a carbon mineralized concrete innovation ...

19

Oct 2021
Certif and BBA seal agreement to facilitate building materials exports

... BBA, writes Eco.Sapo. The agreement will facilitate exports of building materials from Portugal to the UK. The new agreement aim to grant construction products the UKCA certificate, which in 2023 will ...

19

Oct 2021
Building materials sales in Brazil decline in September

Sales in september decreased both month-on-month and year-on-year [PAID=]After recent increases in building materials sales, mostly related to the pandemic and the fact that people stayed more at their ...

18

Oct 2021
Building materials prices slightly decrease in September in the US

Prices were down 0.2 percent month-on-month in September In the US, construction materials prices were down 0.2 percent in September month-on-month, reports Yield Pro citing data from The Bureau of ...

04

Oct 2021
Building materials exports from Spain jump in the first seven months of 2021

Gypsum and lime exports showed biggest increase in the period [PAID=]In Spain, exports of construction materials during the first seven months of 2021 grew 31 percent compared to the same period last ...

04

Oct 2021
Building materials exports from Spain jump in the first seven months of 2021

Gypsum and lime exports showed biggest increase in the period ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

30

Sep 2021
Building materials prices increase in Philippines in August

The country’s construction Index rose 4 percent in August month-on-month In Philippines, sale prices of building materials rose 4 percent in August month-on-month, reports Phil Star. Data from the ...

27

Sep 2021
Nippon Paper launches applications for new paper barrier materials

The TsuTsu'n DOTTE! adopted the materials for wrapping and business paper bags Japan-based Nippon Paper announced it is developing applications for the paper barrier material named Shield Plus and heat-sealing ...

23

Sep 2021
Building materials production in Azerbaijan climbs in the first eight months of 2021

The main reason has been the restoration work in Karabakh and Zangezur [PAID=]In the January-August period, building materials production increased by 64 percent year-on-year in Azerbaijan, according ...

23

Sep 2021
Building materials production in Azerbaijan climbs in the first eight months of 2021

The main reason has been the restoration work in Karabakh and Zangezur ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

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