Cement News: International
Republic Cement Corp of the Philippines is eyeing government infrastructure projects this year to boost its revenues.
CRH is facing a massive legal battle in Spain, according to local news reports, following Spanish cement company Cementos Portland Valderrivas (CPV) said it has paid EUR 1.09bn for 51% of the Catalan
Cement factories in southern China have been blamed by an environmental expert for the choking pollution that blankets the region, a media report said Monday. Construction material producers in Foshan
The 10 million leones that Heidelberg Cement recently invested in Sierra Leone has been described by observers of multinational corporations as a sign of the Cement Company’s huge confidence in post-w
Just as the US summer construction season begins, companies are struggling to find enough cement. The real estate market shows no sign of cooling, but there could be a cloud on the horizon. In parts
According to the data obtained from the Treasury Undersecretary in Ankara, incentive certificates for five complete investments were received for the Turkish cement sector in 2005, commitments of YTL
A higher public sector investment programme is likely to keep the demand for cement in Pakistan on higher side and support bottomline growth of the local cement producers. Atif Malik, an analyst at Ja
Spanish cement manufacturer Uniland has started up two cement distribution centres in the US state of Louisiana, and plans to open another.
Indian cement manufacturers have reported widely varying YoY sales for May 2006.
Cemex plans to complete its sale of a 24.9 per cent stake in state-run cement firm PT Semen Gresik to the Rajawali Group by June 23 or a week after that at the latest, Bisnis Indonesia reported, quoti
Cementos Portland Valderrivas (CPV) said on Monday it has paid EUR 1.092bn ($1.40bn) for 51 per cent of Catalan cement firm Uniland.
Colombia’s business and industry regulator has approved cement company Argos’ offer to acquire all assets and liabilities of firms Cementos Andino and Concrecem, Argos announced on its web
The Jordan Cement Factories Company (JCFC) signed on Wednesday a 12-year gas conveyance contract with the Jordanian-Egyptian Fajr Company. Under the contract, the Jordanian-Egyptian Fajr company will
The Indian Congress party Thursday threatened to stop transportation of cement from leading companies in Chhattisgarh to other states if their prices were not rolled back immediately.
Vietnam’s Prime Minister, Phan Van Khai has just asked relevant ministries and government agencies not to increase the prices of principal commodities in the national economy including cement, coal an
Indian cement sales continued to remain strong in May, driven by strong pre-monsoon demand, as high prices in some parts of the country failed to deter buyers. While Aditya Birla Group’s cement