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US petcoke exports reached 33.4 million tons in 2019, according to leading global and multi-industry advisory, research and business intelligence boutique CW Group.

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


21 February 2020

India’s cement companies to increase high-sulfur petcoke imports in 2020

Companies want to increase overall production

21 February 2020

Ambuja Cement’s profit falls by double digits in fourth quarter

The company has appointed a new CEO and Managing Director

21 February 2020

Brazil’s cement sales drop in January

Consumption in the North and Southeast fell strongly due to heavy rains

21 February 2020

Marathon Petroleum replaces coke drum at Garyville refinery

The company is focusing on its coking units as part of a new project

21 February 2020

Indian government chooses minimum discounts for thermal units

Some industry executives believe the price cut requirements to be too high

21 February 2020

Whitehaven’s revenues decline in 1HFY2020

Equity ROM coal production fell by double digits

20 February 2020

Azerbaijan’s petcoke production falls in January

Total cost of production of petroleum products soared into double digits

Shell sells US petcoke-producing refinery
The USD 1 billion acquisition officially closed on February 1
14 Feb
IMIDRO and NIORDC sign agreement for production of sponge and needle coke
The companies aim to begin production at two Iranian refineries
13 Feb
Rusal to invest RUB 5.2 bn in modernizing Sayanogorsk and Khakas Aluminium Smelters
The company will carry out a large-scale modernization of anode baking furnaces
13 Feb
Aramco expects oil demand to top 100 million barrels in 2020
The rise of the global middle class is expected to boost consumption
12 Feb
Vedanta’s aluminum production costs drop in April-December
The company will continue to lower its aluminum costs
12 Feb
Goa Carbon’s production falls in January
Yet, on a monthly basis, output surged over 50%
18 Feb
Secil optimistic about Portugal's cement sector
Cement consumption in the country reached a six-year high in 2019
18 Feb
Egypt (September 2019)

Cement production in Egypt improved by 54.7% to 4,486,000 tons during the month of September compare...

Vietnam (January 2020)

Cement production continued to fall YoY in January in Vietnam. For the year-to-date period, cement ...

Switzerland (4th Quarter 2019)

Year-on-year, cement sales kept dropping in fourth quarter in Switzerland. " Cement sales in Switz...

Morocco (December 2019)

Cement demand continued to decrease YoY in December in Morocco. Cement demand in Morocco strengthene...

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