Argentina: cement consumption rises 5% MoM but notes 3% YoY decline

Argentina: cement consumption rises 5% MoM but notes 3% YoY decline
Published: 07 November 2014


The Argentine cement market expanded by 5.3 per cent MoM to 1,101,072t in October 2014 but contracted by 3.1 per cent YoY, according to AFCP, the national cement producers’ association.

The country’s cement producers dispatched 1,115,224t in the period. The figure, which includes exports represents a MoM increase of 5.8 per cent but a fall of 3.1 per cent YoY.