China cement prices seen increasing in August

China cement prices seen increasing in August
Published: 10 September 2007

The average price for Portland cement grades 42.5 and 32.5 in 36 large and medium-sized cities across  China was RMB345.7/t and RMB317.77/t respectively, up RMB1.82/t and RMB2.9/t month-on-month, with the growth at 0.5% and 0.9%, according to the latest analysis report on the industrial production materials prices released by the National Development and Reform Commission on September 6th. The prices for the two products increased by RMB10.83/t and RMB18.61/t year-on-year respectively, with the growth rates at 3.2% and 6.2%.