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Cement price increases to HNL216 in Tegucigalpa

The retail price of cement in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, has increased to HNL216/bag (US$9.21/42.5kg) in the last few weeks, reports El Heraldo. In other parts of the country cement is cheaper with...
News - 12 May 2017

Central American cement trade falls 14% in 9M16

The total value of traded hydraulic cements in Central American countries fell 14 per cent from US$56m to US$48m in the first nine months of 2016, according to CentralAmericaData. Volumes dropped ...
News - 25 April 2017

Cementos Argos

Cementos Argos has officially opened its new 0.3Mta grinding plant in San Lorenzo, Honduras. The plant, which was formerly known as the Cesur grinding station, was purchased from Lafarge in 2013. ...
Corporate - 27 February 2017

A fragile but positive outlook

While South America’s cement markets may have been considerably affected by the economic downturn, the Central American countries of Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragu...
Articles - 05 December 2016

Cementos Argos sees Honduras potential

This week it was announced that Cementos Argos was looking to expand its overseas cement capacity by upgrading its 0.3Mta Cementos del Sur (Cesur) facility in San Lorenzo Valley, southern Hondura...
News - 21 October 2016

Argos Honduras to add capacity at San Lorenzo

Colombia’s Cementos Argos has announced plans to construct a new cement plant in San Lorenzo, Valle, southern Honduras. The project represents an investment of US$25m. “Argos will consolidate i...
News - 20 October 2016

Cementos Argos 2Q16 US results remain strong

For the second quarter Cementos Argos' cement volumes decreased by 1.9 per cent, totalling 3.5Mt, as a result of a challenging market environment in Colombia. These results were compensated by the...
News - 17 August 2016

Seizing opportunities

Cementos Argos has expanded rapidly over the last decade from a local Colombian company to a multinational cement, concrete and aggregates player, competing successfully in a global business envir...
Articles - 08 August 2016

Honduras: 5.2% YoY rise in cement price in December 2015

The price of a 42.5kg bag of cement increased to HNL183 (US$8.09) in December 2015, up 5.2 per cent from HNL174 in December 2014, according to the Honduran Chamber of Construction (Chico). Howeve...
News - 07 March 2016

Honduras: Goldlake invests US$230m in 1.2Mta plant

Italy’s mining company Goldlake will invest US$230m in a new cement plant via its local subsidiary Five Star Mining. The 1.2Mta works in the Agalteca valley will produce sulphate-resistant cement ...
News - 07 August 2015