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Prices are rising while input costs are contracting

The sector accumulated four consecutive years of decline and still operates with a significant idle capacity

The technology maximizes liquid yields and minimizes production of petcoke

Data for January 14

The companies allege the increase in import levies impacted the cost of steel production


24 January 2020

UltraTech Cement’s profit estimated to double in December quarter

Demand for cement is expected to grow due to a pick-up in construction activity

23 January 2020

Indonesia Asahan Aluminum sets goal to triple aluminum production

The company has not defined a date for these projects

22 January 2020

Novoroscement’s rail shipments contract in 2019

Rail shipments recorded a double-digit decline

22 January 2020

Reliance’s revenues drop in 3QFY20

The impact of its petcoke gasifier project is only expected to be felt in FY2021

22 January 2020

Chinese benchmark power coal price rises

Bohai-Rim Steam-Coal Price Index surpasses CNY 500 per ton

22 January 2020

Baltic Dry Index slips below 700 points

Data for January 21

21 January 2020

Indonesia’s cement sales drop in 2019

Domestic sales inched up when compared with 2018

Puerto Rico’s cement sales fall in 2019
Production also contracted when compared with 2018
17 Jan
14 Jan
Turkey’s cement production rises in January-October
Domestic sales contracted year-on-year as well
15 Jan
India: Cement companies’ margins to rise in March quarter
Prices are rising while input costs are contracting
16 Jan
China-US trade deal could increase petcoke sales
Shipments of crude oil and petroleum products expected to surge over the next few years
20 Jan
CNPC and Sinopec Group appoint new chairmen
The two largest Chinese petrochemical companies both produce petcoke
21 Jan
Lebanon (October 2019)

Year-on-year, cement sales kept decreasing in October in Lebanon. In October, cement sales in Leb...

Indonesia (October 2019)

During the month, cement demand increased both month-on-month and year-on-year, posting a 8.9% MoM ...

Egypt (August 2019)

Cement production continued to decrease YoY in August in Egypt. Cement production in Egypt dropped ...

China (December 2019)

Cement production continued to grow YoY in December in China. Cement production in China posted a...

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