Russia’s Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) has again warned Russian cement producer Eurocement Group against increasing cement prices further, the FAS said Tuesday. Director of the FAS Igor A
The Moroccan subsidiary of Swiss cement company Holcim on Tuesday forecast cement sales growth of around five per cent this year as it steps up output to cater to growth in housing and infrastructure
Lafarge said on Thursday it plans to invest Euro 30m to 40m in the next four years in the development of its Moldovan unit, cement producer Ciment Rezina. Lafarge director for Moldova Hubert Pillet to
Eurocement Group plans in 2006-2007 to invest more than 670 million rubles in two cement-producing plants located in Russia’s Belgorod Region, Eurocement Group said in a press release Thursday.
Associated Cement Companies (ACC) India, plans to invest about Rs400 crore to expand capacity at its facility in Lakheri in Rajasthan by 1Mta. The company also plans to set up a 25mW coal-based captiv
Indonesian producer PT Semen Padang in West Sumatra recorded a 6.4 per cent year-on-year increase in production to 1.26Mt in the first quarter of this year. The production was 9.21 per cent higher t
Siam City Cement Plc, the country’s second largest cement maker, has conceded its revenue in the first quarter of this year has already been hit hard by political turmoil and hopes that the unce
A document obtained from the Philippine Tariff Commission showed that the industry’s reported capacity in 2004 was at a higher 528 million bags of cement but the operating capacity (actual) was at 345
Russian producer, Iskitymcement OJSC (member of RATM group) is planning to double its production capacity to 3Mta by constructing one more line.
Fuelled mainly by the construction boom, cement consumption in the south of India grew at a higher rate than the all-India figure in 2005-06 compared to the previous year.
Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has recently given a nod to a project to build the Trung Son cement plant in Luong Son district of northern mountainous Hoa Binh province.
Russia may face a shortage of building materials by 2008, including cement, prefabricated ferroconcrete structures, roofing, walls and other materials, Vladimir Yakovlev, Minister for Regions’ Develop
Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Trade and Industry has approved the establishment of a 1.021 bln Saudi riyals (US$272m) cement plant, it was reported on April 13, 2005.
Caribbean Cement Company Limited’s (Carib Cement) shift from liquid fuel to solid fuel will allow it to produce cement at a cheaper cost two years from now.
Indian cement maker ACC, said first-quarter net profit rose 42% due to its merger with two of its own units and higher cement prices. Net profit rose to 2.35 billion rupees ($52.6m)
At the meeting with heads of departments of the administration the President Kurmanbek Bakiyev has reiterated his support concerning the recent decision of the government on the beginning of construct