World Cement Association launched

World Cement Association launched
Published: 28 September 2016


Tuesday 27 September saw the launch of The World Cement Association (WCA), which will represent and promote the cement industry worldwide. The association will give its members access to comprehensive statistical data, host industry events, seminars and awards. It also strives to promote industry best practice at all levels, especially in emerging markets, with a focus on sustainability, health and safety, climate change and fair trade practices.

WCA corporate members will include worldwide cement manufacturers, have full voting rights at general assemblies and elect the board of directors. Cement equipment manufacturers, logistics, shipping and trading companies, suppliers and service providers to the industry will be able to join with associate memberships. National and regional associations and other related industry bodies will be affiliated members.