Cemtech Live Webinar: Cement, energy and freight market updates


Cemtech lIve Webinar - cement, energy and freight markets

Cement, energy and freight market updates
Global market trends, Brazil country report, energy and freight markets reviewed
Date: Wednesday, 4 November 2020
Time: 14:00 (UK time)
Free Registration: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/8416038870212/WN_3shWYxM7QLKeXm6M-NIdYw

This Cemtech Live Webinar will review key developments in the global cement markets, with an in-depth focus on Brazil’s cement industry. Flávio Guimarães, economist at the Brazilian cement association, will explore why Brazil’s cement demand has surged in 2020, in spite of the pandemic, and outperformed the rest of Latin America. Energy markets will also be under the spotlight, with ICR’s energy analyst, Frank Brannvoll reviewing key trends for kiln fuels in the year to date, as well as looking ahead to 2021. Mr Brannvoll will be supported by analysis of freight markets supplied by Maria Vasyutenko.

Brazil’s cement industry in 2020 and 2021 outlook: Flávio Guimarães, Sindicato Nacional da Indústria do Cimento (Brazil)
Flávio is an economist at SNIC, responsible for macroeconomic and cement market analysis. After graduating in economics, he started as an intern at SNIC in 2001.
Energy market trends – oil and petcoke trends reviewed: Frank Brannvoll, Brannvoll ApS (Denmark)
Frank Brannvoll established his own company Brannvoll ApS in 2014. Energy price forecasting within the oil, coal, petcoke and carbon markets is a major part of the services provided. Frank also has the position of Energy Adviser for Cimeurope and supplies a monthly update of the energy complex in International Cement Review.
Freight market developments: Maria Vasyutenko, Brannvoll ApS (Denmark)
Maria Vasyutenko has been a freight market analyst at ISM (International Seaborne Market) since 2015, delivering freight market research, analysis and forecasts for the dry bulk market with a focus on the Atlantic basin. Ms Vasyutenko has also been associated with Brannvoll ApS since 2019, providing freight rate dynamics for key commodities on main shipping routes for Cemreview analysis and ad hoc analyses for clients on bulk freight.