Florida Rock Industries, Inc announced today that its management is unaware of any material, undisclosed development in its business affairs that would account for the unusual
The new cement plant of Gharibwal Cement Limited will be commissioned and ready for production by 2008. "It will then be in a position to begin payout of dividend to its shareholders", the Gharibwal C
In the first nine months of the year, Holcim increased cement and clinker volume by 7.4 per cent to 83.0Mt. Downstream volumes expanded at a faster rate, largely thanks to the acquisition of Aggregat
Lafarge has set price guidance on its planned EUR500m (US$586.9m) bond due March 2016, a banker familiar with the deal said on Wednesday. The bond will be priced later this week to yield "low 70s" ba
The growth in the South African economy and continued high demand in both the residential and non-residential building sectors boosted cement volumes to record levels. This, together
The supervisory council of the Kramatorsk-based cement plant Pushka (Donetsk region) at its October 25 meeting decided to buy out 0.827% of its stocks. According to the statement, the company will buy
Lafarge plans to sell a EUR500m bond due March 2016 this week, an official at one of the banks managing the sale said on Tuesday. BNP Paribas, Calyon, HSBC and RBS are managing the sale. Proceeds wil
Holcim Ltd said net profit for the first nine months rose to SwFr1.384bn from SwFr875m a year earlier, beating forecasts on robust internal growth, sales gains and cost savings, which more than offset
In the first nine months of 2005, HeidelbergCement increased turnover by 10.1% to €5,744.1m and the EBITDA rose 17.8% to EUR1,110.7m. The running profit before tax showed a 35.0% advance to EUR894.9m
HeidelbergCement reported a 60 per cent rise in third-quarter net profit on Tuesday, boosted by a pick-up in its key North American and Indonesian markets.
Italcementi’s cement shipments reached 41.5Mt in the first nine months of the year, an underlying increase of 1.7% and an absolute advance of 13.8% as the group expanded, particularly in Egypt.
Indian cement leader Associated Cement Cos. Ltd.reported a 7.9 per cent rise in October cement sales to 1.51Mt, up from 1.40Mt in the year-ago month. Cumulative sales for the April-October period sto
Aditya Birla group, India’s top cement producer, said on Monday its October cement shipments rose 6.35 per cent from a year ago to 2.35Mt The Birla group, comprising flagship
Gujarat Ambuja Cements Ltd, India’s third-biggest cement maker, said on Monday its October shipments fell 0.8 per cent from a year earlier, to 1.17Mt Ambuja’s cement
Saudi cement producer Arabian Cement Company (ACC) posted a net profit of 252 mln Saudi riyals (US$67.2m) for the first nine months of 2005, down 3.5 per cent year-on-year.
Lafarge North America, owned 54 per cent by Lafarge SA, said third quarter net profit rose to US$172.1m from US$165.6m in the same period last year, on the back of price increases for all products and