02 April 2019

Cementir - March 2019

Cementir Holding's adjusted turnover in 2018 improved by 4.9 per cent YoY to EUR1196.2m and EBITDA advanced by 7.1 per cent to EUR238.5m, while the trading profit showed a nine per cent improvement to EUR153.2m. Net debt at the end of 2018 was 53 per cent lower at EUR255.4m when compar...

02 April 2019

InterCement - March 2019

Argentina's Loma Negra, part of InterCement, generated a 7.9 per cent YoY increase in turnover to the equivalent of US$789m, helped by a favourable pricing environment in Argentina. When compared to the year-ago peri...

02 April 2019

Cemex - March 2019

Cemex has agreed to sell its operations in Latvia, where it owns the 1.6Mta cement plant at Broceni, as well as import and marketing operations in Sweden, where there are four, Finland (three), Norway (four), Estonia...

02 April 2019

HeidelbergCement - March 2019

With a turnover advancing by 4.7 per cent to EUR18.074.6m, EBITDA came off by 6.8 per cent to EUR3074.1m and the trading profit was 9.3 per cent lower at EUR1983.7m in 2018 when compared with 2017. However, over the ...

02 April 2019

LafargeHolcim - March 2019

LafargeHolcim's turnover in 2018 amounted to CHF27,466m (US$ 27,471m) , a YoY increase of 1.6 per cent, while in euro terms this amounted to EUR24,178m. The Asia-Pacific region generated 27.2 per cent of group turnov...

01 April 2019

Cementos Argos - March 2019

In 2018 Cementos Argos shipped 16Mt of cement and 10.3Mm 3 of concrete. This generated net income of COP291bn (US$93m) and EBITDA of COP1.54trn. The company ended the year with a net-to-debt EBITDA index of 3.7 time...

01 April 2019

PPC - March 2019

S&P Global Ratings has downgraded PPC to one notch above non-investment grade due to the poor performance of its South Africa business. Weaker-than-expected profitability in the South Africa market has led S&P to exp...

01 April 2019

UltraTech - March 2019

UltraTech Cement met with the Indian state government earlier this month to discuss spiralling cement prices in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh. Some cement companies have increased prices by INR40-60 (US$0.58-0...

01 April 2019

PT Semen Indonesia - March 2019

In February 2019 Semen Indonesia sold a total of 3,095,309t of cement and clinker. This compares to 2,495,779t in the previous month. Semen Indonesia contributed 2,156,914t to the February total, mainly from domestic...

01 April 2019

PT Indocement - March 2019

PT Indocement has booked domestic cement sales of 18.1Mt in 2018, up by 5.7 per cent YoY. Domestic cement demand in Indonesia increased by just 4.8 per cent last year, thereby raising Indocement’s market share from 2...

01 April 2019

Anhui Conch - March 2019

Anhui Conch saw its revenue advance by 70.5 per cent YoY in 2018 to CNY128.4bn (US$19.1bn), in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards. Net profit attributable to equity shareholders improved by 8...

01 April 2019

Dangote Cement - March 2019

Despite heavy rains and uncertainties surrounding the Nigerian general election in February this year, Dangote Cement has reported a record financial performance for 2018, driven by a strong home market. Group revenu...

01 April 2019

China National Building Materials (CNBM) - March 2019

China National Building Materials (CNBM) has reported consolidated operating revenue of CNY218bn (US$32.39bn) in 2018, up 18.9 per cent YoY. Profit for the year came in at CNY14m, compared to CNY9.79m in 2017, while ...

04 March 2019

Cementir - February 2019

Cementir Holding's adjusted turnover in 2018 improved by 4.9 per cent to EUR1196.2m and EBITDA advanced by 7.1 per cent to EUR238.5m, while the trading profit showed a nine per cent improvement to EUR153.2m. Net debt...

04 March 2019

Vicat

Vicat's turnover edged ahead by 0.7 per cent in 2018 to EUR2582m and EBITDA eased by 2.2 per cent to EUR435m, while at unchanged exchange rates and other parameters the changes would have been +5.9 per cent and +2.7 ...

04 March 2019

Buzzi Unicem - February 2019

Buzzi Unicem's turnover improved by 2.4 per cent in 2018 to EUR2873m, with a like-for-like improvement of 3.2 per cent. Net debt at the end of December was 3.2 per cent above the level seen a year earlier at EUR891m....

04 March 2019

CRH - February 2019

CRH's turnover improved by 6.2 per cent in 2018 to EUR26,790m and EBITDA was ahead by seven per cent to EUR3365m. The trading profit rose by 3.9 per cent to EUR2177m. The net interest charge was 5.5 per cent higher a...

04 March 2019

Cemex Latin American Holdings - February 2019

Cemex Latin American Holdings saw turnover recover by 5.4 per cent to US$14,374.6m, and to virtually the same level it had two years previously, but EBITDA was 0.6 per cent lower at US$2557.9m, with the margin coming...

04 March 2019

Cemex - February 2019

Cemex' turnover improved by 1.7 per cent in 2018 to US$148,374.6m, while EBITDA eased by 0.6 per cent to US$1557.9m and trading profit fell by 6.9 per cent to US$1420.9m. However, the net interest charge dropped by 3...

04 March 2019

HeidelbergCement - February 2019

The 2018 preliminary figures from HeidelbergCement show a 4.7 per cent advance, or +8.0 per cent on a comparative basis, in turnover to EUR18,075m. However, EBITDA declined by 6.8 per cent to EUR3074m and the trading...