Includes highlights from the 4Q2018 update of the Global Cement Trade Price Report.
Pricing strategy is a daily challenge for cement traders, shippers as well as buyers in the cement sector. Timely knowledge of global cement prices and trends remains a cornerstone for successful internal strategic planning.
The webinar will cover gray cement, white cement, GGBFS and clinker, highlighting:
CW Group’s Global Cement Trade Price Report is designed to be a tool for those involved in the global trade of cement. A must-have price intelligence and analysis chart book with monthly import, export and ex-works prices for gray cement, white cement, clinker and granulated slag. Knowing that the pricing strategy is a day-to-day challenge for cement traders, independent traders, shippers as well as buyers in the cement sector, the Global Cement Trade Price Report is CW Research’s benchmark price assessment for monthly gray cement, white cement, clinker and granulated blast furnace slag market prices, imports, exports and ex-works. The extensive report, published on a quarterly basis, includes data for more than 70 individual markets worldwide on monthly average selling prices, retail price changes, a trade price forecast and volumes for the past 12 months, as well as a forecast for the next 3 months for each country. In addition, the GCTPR includes preliminary estimates for the latest quarter for key countries. The report also includes regional price indices, as well as a quick review of trading dynamics and drivers in different regions.
CW Research’s Cement and Clinker Price Assessment: Mediterranean Basin product is a monthly price marker, offering end-user centric Mediterranean Basin cement FOB pricing information for prompt deliveries of cement and clinker. Persian Gulf – Arabian Sea and East Africa Cement and Clinker price assessment product is a monthly report providing timely updates on actual pricing for cargoes with prompt delivery (next 30-60 days). Major FOB price points and monthly indices include the Persian Gulf – Arabian Sea for clinker and cement and East Africa is covered on a CFR basis. The products synthesize key market information based on CW Research’s analysts’ interactions with market participants, including traders, exporters, buyers and other stakeholders involved in the cement trade. The reports are part of CW Research’s “Cement and Clinker Price Assessment” product series providing regional insights for end-user centric pricing information for gray cement and clinker, and India petcoke CFR.
Joao Sobrinho, Business Analyst
Joao is responsible for qualitative and quantitative research covering industries and markets such as cement, paper, coal and chemicals. He also presents webinars covering heavy industries and provides assistance in the development of advisory projects.
Joao Sobrinho holds a degree in Management and a Master's Degree in Business from Faculdade de Economia do Porto inPorto, Portugal.
Carolina Pereira, Junior Business Analyst
Carolina Pereira deals with quantitative and qualitative information, researches industries and markets regarding building materials and heavy industrial sectors. Additionally, she handles daily and monthly coverage of market news analysis.
Carolina graduated in Management from ISCAC - Coimbra Business School on Coimbra, Portugal.