Cement News tagged: Corporate

Shree Cement announces resignation of director

16 May 2005, Published under Cement News

Exchange, Mumbai (BSE) made the following corporate announcement: Shree Cement Ltd., has informed BSE that Shri K.N. Memani, a Director of the company has resigned from the Directorship of the compan

Cementir: weaker Italian performance offset by...

13 May 2005, Published under Cement News

Helped by the acquisitions from FLS Industries last year, Cementir increases its first quarter turnover by 140.8% to €171.7m and the operating profit at the EBITDA level rose by 65.0% to €25.9m. Turn

Saudi Yamama Cement Q1

13 May 2005, Published under Cement News

Saudi cement producer Yamama Cement Company (YCC) posted a net profit of 102.8 mln Saudi riyals ($27.4m) for the first quarter of 2005, up from 98.3 mln riyals ($26.2m) in the

Higher demand pushes Holcim Romania Q1

13 May 2005, Published under Cement News

Holcim Romania, a unit of the Swiss cement company Holcim Ltd., said on Thursday its first-quarter turnover rose 10 per cent year-on-year as a result of higher demand on the local

Titan looks to the USA and Bulgaria for growth in 2005

Titan looks to the USA and Bulgaria for growth in 2005

12 May 2005, Published under Cement News

Titan’s turnover in the first quarter of 2005 grew by 4.3% to EUR 57.3m and the operating profit at the EBITDA level was 1.4% higher at EUR 57.3m. Excluding exchange rate movements, these increases a

Cementos Lemona EUR 3.53m 1Q net profit

12 May 2005, Published under Cement News

Spanish cement maker Cementos Lemona posted a net profit of EUR 3.53m (US$4.54m) for the first quarter 2005, a surge of 58.3% YoY, the company said. The revenue of the cement maker totalled EUR23.5m u

UAE Sharjah Cement net profit surges 140% YoY

UAE Sharjah Cement net profit surges 140% YoY

12 May 2005, Published under Cement News

The net profit of UAE cement producer Sharjah Cement and Industrial Development Company surged 140% YoY to AED60.11m (US$16.4m) in the first quarter of 2005.

Kuwait Cement Co Q1 net profits rise

11 May 2005, Published under Cement News

The net profit of Kuwaiti cement maker Kuwait Cement Company rose to 9.21 mln Kuwaiti dinars ($31.6m) in the first quarter of 2005 from 5.06 mln dinars ($17.3m) in the same period

WAPCO seeks US$77m from rights offer

10 May 2005, Published under Cement News

Nigeria’s West African Portland Cement Company , a subsidiary of the world’s leading cement firm Lafarge , said on Monday it had launched its rights issue to raise 10.2 billion

Dyckerhoff losses

10 May 2005, Published under Cement News

Germany’s Dyckerhoff AG said Monday it had a net loss of EUR26m in the first quarter of 2005 after a loss of EUR24m in the previous year period. The company said sales of EUR202m almost matched the pr

Titan Q1 net expected to rise

10 May 2005, Published under Cement News

Greek cement producer Titan is expected to post a rise in first-quarter net profit due to a change in accounting rules and to gains in its international operations, offsetting the post-Olympic Games s

CRH believes it is better positioned

09 May 2005, Published under Cement News

Chairman Pat Molloy, speaking at last week’s AGM in Dublin, said the impact on the business depended on the extent to which it was able to pass on any increase. "So far in 2005 we have had more succes

RAK cement company net up

09 May 2005, Published under Cement News

The Ras Al Khaimah Company for White Cement and Construction Materials posted a 330 per cent jump in its net profits over 2003, company representatives said in a report carried by Gulf News. The compa

ACC profits up 89 per cent

09 May 2005, Published under Cement News

ACC has posted a rise of 88.96 per cent in net profit at Rs 378.39 crore for the year ended March 31, 2005 compared with Rs 200.24 crore last year. Total income (net of excise) rose 16.45 per cent fro

Strong profit growth at Eagle Materials

06 May 2005, Published under Cement News

For the full year to the end of March, Eagle Materials achieved a turnover of US$616.5m, an increase of 22.7%. The trading profit before corporate overheads and interest charges jumped by 49.0% to US$

Lafarge’s first quarter cement off by 4.1%

05 May 2005, Published under Cement News

The Lafarge group turnover rose by an underlying 1.9% to EUR 2,945m in the first three months of the year, with the contribution from cement being 2.1% higher at EUR 1550m.