Saudi cement producer Qassim Cement Company (QCC) has appointed Amr bin Abdullah Ibrahim al-Amr director general, effective June 3, 2006, the company said
Saudi Yanbu Cement plans to raise its annual output by 75 per cent to 7Mta by next year, official and company sources said. he trade and industry ministry has authorised the firm to build a fifth prod
Holcim Romania has recently launched its 15th concrete station in the country in the southern city of Campulung, the company said on June 2, 2006.
Italy’s stock market regulator, Consob, has revealed that US group Goldman Sachs Asset Management has increased its stake in Italian cement and concrete producer Italcementi.
Anhui Chaodong Cement Group, has signed an agreement to sell a 40 per cent stake in the listed company to Wealcity (Prosperity minerals) and a 19.69 per cent stake to Anhui Conch Cement Co Ltd. Accord
High energy costs are hurting Siam Cement, its chief financial officer said on Monday. High oil prices, coupled with a 10 per cent increase in electricity costs, were likely to depress Siam Cement&rs
Vassiliko Cement Works posted a strong set of 1Q06 results with Net Profit reaching CYP 1.89m (+4.0% YoY), slightly above our estimate of CYP 1.99m. The main drivers of profitability were the satisfac
India’s second largest zinc producer Binani Industries Ltd. plans to divest a 10 percent stake in subsidiary Binani Cement Ltd to fund the latter’s ongoing expansion project, the company s
Tarmac America reported today the acquisition of another independent ready mix concrete producer located on the west coast of Florida. Miami Valley Concrete represents Tarmac’s third acquisition
Vicat plans to increase its capital by Euro 124.7m to Euro 187.1m through a bonus issue financed from its reserve funds, it was reported on May 31, 2006. The decision is subject to approval by the gen
Cement producer Texas Industries Inc. said on Wednesday it sold the site of its Houston-area expanded shale and clay plant. TXI said it will continue to serve the Houston area from the current plant f
iam Cement Plc (SCC) will invest more than one billion baht to raise its production capacity for printing, writing paper and mortar cement, according to SCC president Kan Trakulhoon. The SCC’s
The sales revenue of Yanbu Cement Co (YCC) for the year 2005 increased only by 0.6 per cent to SR778.9mn from SR774.6mn reported in 2004. The was mainly due to the decline in the production of clinker
Caribbean Cement Company reportedly lost J$190m (US$2.94m) between January and March this year - with the deficit during the quarter following a 2005 full financial year in which the cement producer p
Heidelberg Cement said the start of a civil damages trial against it and five other German cement producers has been delayed until Dec 6. The civil hearing in the Duesseldorf regional court, origina
EBITDA for The Monarch Cement Company for its twelve months ended March 31, 2006 was $26,088,413, a 108 per cent increase over the year earlier same twelve months when Monarch Cement generated $12,517