Corporate

01 May 2007

Indonesia Semen Gresik 1Q

Indonesia’s largest cement maker PT Semen Gresik said Monday its first-quarter net profit

01 May 2007

Colombia’s Cementos Argos 1Q

Cementos Argos, Colombia’s largest cement company, said Monday its consolidated net profit in the first quarter fell 55 per cent

01 May 2007

Indonesia’s Indocement Q1 net profit down

Indonesian cement maker PT Indocement Tunggal Prakarsa Tbk’s first-quarter net profit fell 32 per cent from the previous year because of higher costs and operating expenses.

30 April 2007

Vassiliko & Cyprus Cement merger still under scrutiny

The Commission for the Protection of Competition (CPC) expressed its concern about the preliminary agreement

30 April 2007

Binani Cement goes public

Binani Cement is entering the capital market with a public offer of 2.05 crore equity shares

30 April 2007

Anhui Conch 1Q net profit up 36 per cent

Chinese cement producer Anhui Conch Cement said Sunday its first-quarter net profit rose 36 per cent from the same period last year on an increase in capacity and stable sales growth.

27 April 2007

Peru’s Cementos Lima 1Q Net PEN41.1m Vs PEN33.7m

Cementos Lima SA posted first quarter net income of 41.1 million soles ($12.9 million) compared with PEN33.7 million in the same quarter in the previous year, the company said Thursday.

26 April 2007

Titan Cement Q1 group net seen up 9.8% YOY

Titan Cement 2007 first quarter group net profits are seen up 9.8 per cent YoY to EUR 47.2 m, when it announces its results under IFRS on May 3, on the back of robust sales in Greece and the Balkans,

24 April 2007

Lucky Cement earns Rs 553.703 million in third quarter

The Lucky Cement Limited has earned Rs 553.703 million translating an earning per share of Rs 2.10 in the third quarter ended March 31, 2007

24 April 2007

Cemex reports loss, meets expectations

Cemex posted a 21 per cent fall in first-quarter profit when compared with the year ago period which included a large one-time gain. Net

23 April 2007

India’s Gujarat Ambuja Cements Q1 net profit up, MD resigns

India’s third largest cement maker, Gujarat Ambuja Cements posted a 6.6 pct rise in first quarter net profit and said its managing director has resigned and will be replaced by AL Kapur.

23 April 2007

RAK cement firm’s profit jumps 221% to Dh34.5m in first quarter

The Ras Al Khaimah Company for White Cement and Construction Materials announced yesterday a Dh34.5 million net profit for the first quarter of the year,

23 April 2007

India Ultratech Cement 4Q Net Profit Jumps 75% To INR2.31bn

India’s Ultratech Cement Ltd said its fiscal fourth-quarter net profit jumped 75% to INR 2.31 billion from INR1.32 billion a year earlier,

23 April 2007

Weak cement sales seen hitting Siam Cement Q1

Siam Cement PCL (SCC), Thailand’s biggest industrial conglomerate, is expected to report a 33 per cent fall in first-quarter net profit on

20 April 2007

Lower interest expenses to boost 1Q07 normalised profit

TPI Polene (TPIPL) is expected to announced 1Q07 normalised profit of Bt364mn, up 45% qoq and 126% yoy. Earnings growth will be driven by lower interest expenses that fell to just Bt112m, down 67% YoY

20 April 2007

India Cements Jan-Mar results beat forecast

Cements Ltd. posted a net profit of 1.4 billion rupees in January-March compared to 270.3 million rupees a year ago, riding on high volumes and cost efficiency, a senior official said on Friday.