Brazil April sales advance 4.5% YoY

Brazil April sales advance 4.5% YoY
Published: 19 May 2011

Preliminary data and market estimates show that domestic cement demand in Brazil during April 2011 was 4.8Mt, representing an increase of 4.5 per cent on April 2010.

For January-April 2011, sales reached 19.2Mt, up 6.2 per cent on the same period of 2010.

For the rolling annual total (May 2010-April 2011) sales reached 60.1Mt, again an increase of 11.6 per cent on a like-for-like basis (May 2009-April 2010).

Source: Sindicato Nacional da Industria do Cimento (SNIC)