Brazil year-to-date sales up 7.7%

Brazil year-to-date sales up 7.7%
Published: 14 November 2011

Preliminary data and market estimates show that cement demand in Brazil between the January-October 2011 period reached 52.9Mt, up 7.7 per cent YoY.

In October 2011, 5.6Mt of cement was consumed, up 6.1 per cent on the same month of 2010.

For the 12 months between November 2010-October 2011, 62.9Mt was consumed, representing an increase of 8.7 per cent on the corresponding months of the previous year (November 2009-October 2010).

Source: Source: Sindicato Nacional da Indústria do Cimento (SNIC)