Sales of Portuguese cement producers Cimpor and Secil fell in 2005 for a third year in a row, registering declines of 3.3 per cent year-on-year, according to Portugal’s Finance Ministry data rep
Siam Cement(SCC) is set to report a 26 per cent fall in fourth quarter earnings on Wednesday due mainly to petrochemical plant maintenance shutdowns and high fuel costs.
Southern Cement, Saudi Arabia’s largest listed cement firm reported net profits of SR615 million ($164m) today, up 12.7 per cent from the previous year Southern cement’s net profit
Saudi cement producer Yanbu Cement Company (YCC) registered a slight decrease in net profit to 122.8 mln Saudi riyals ($32.7m) for the third quarter of 2005, down from 123.3 mln
Cementos Portland Valderrivas said on Wednesday that it had secured bank loans worth €250 million to finance its takeover bid for fellow cement manufacturer Cementos Lemona. It
Cement company Adana Cimento said that it suspended talks with Oyak regarding the sale of its shares in Oysa Cimento. In November, Adana Cimento announced that it would sell
Holcim Romania projects Euro 160m worth of investment until 2008, the Ziarul Financiar newspaper reports on Tuesday. The upgrading of technologies and environment protection are in focus. The Holcim
Shree Cement reported a 70 per cent increase in its net profits for the quarter ended December 31, 2005, at Rs 27.95 crore from Rs 16.49 crore in the same period last year.
This year will be another milestone for SCC as members of the existing top management transfer control to a new generation of executives, the Bangkok Post reports. Six top executives, including pres
As rising energy costs pressured the profitability of cement producers in 2005, Siam City Cement (SCCC) raised its selling price by around 6.5 per cent to be Bt1650 per tonne in November. However, SCC
The British Virgin Islands-based investment fund Spinnaker Global Opportunity Fund Ltd along with two other Spinnaker funds has decided to make an open offer to the
Holcim Cement Company recently reported it produced 2.7Mt of cement last year, an increase of 17 per cent over 2004.
Cement producer Cemmac, a.s. Horne Srnie has merged with trade company Cemus, s.r.o. Horne Srnie. Both companies’ general shareholder meetings blessed the merger that came
Anhui Conch Cement Co said its parent is offering holders of its A shares a total of CNY180m (US$22.3m) to compensate them for allowing the listed company’s non-tradable
The Government has cancelled a Sh1.6bn East African Portland Cement Company (EAPCC) tender citing "serious flaws" in the tendering process.
In its strategic review published last autumn, the large international mining group Anglo American took a close look at its non-mining interests and decided to sell its stake in Highveld Steel and to