Cement News tagged: Corporate

Cemex Venezuela

13 August 2004, Published under Cement News

Cemex Venezuela, subsidiary of the Mexican cement company Cemex, had a net profit of Bs$23.812bil (US$12.4m) in the first half of 2004 (Jan-Jun), recovering from losses of Bs$8.916bil (US$5.6m) posted

Inteco buys controlling stakes

13 August 2004, Published under Cement News

The Moscow Inteco group, incorporating almost 30 companies, continues to buy cement assets. The company has now bought controlling stakes in two companies, Ulyanovsk Cement and Zhigulevsk Constructio

Angarskcement reports

13 August 2004, Published under Cement News

In 1H2004 Angarskcement produced 295,936t of cement, up

Saudi Eastern Province Cement Q1

13 August 2004, Published under Cement News

The cement output of Saudi cement producer Saudi Eastern Province Cement Company (EPC) decreased to 589,000t in the first three months of 2004 from 649,000t in the corresponding period of 2003.

Qatar National Cement Co

Qatar National Cement Co

13 August 2004, Published under Cement News

The Qatar National Cement Company (QNCC) increased its net profit to 95.7 mln Qatari riyals ($26.3m) in the first half

Xinjiang Qingsong Cement Co

12 August 2004, Published under Cement News

Shanghai-listed Xinjiang Qingsong Cement Co., Ltd has reported earnings per share of 0.079 yuan for the first half of 2004 ended June 30, down from 0.081 yuan for the same period of 2003. The company

Exchange rates impact Juan Minetti

Exchange rates impact Juan Minetti

12 August 2004, Published under Cement News

Argentina’s second largest cement company Juan Minetti (holcim) posted a 31.4mn-peso (US$10.5m) consolidated net profit first half this year, down 71% from 1H03

UAE Fujairah Cement H1

12 August 2004, Published under Cement News

UAE cement manufacturer Fujairah Cement Industries Company reported a net profit of 3.42 mln Kuwaiti dinars ($11.6m) for the first half of 2004, up from 1.19 mln

Holcim italia anti-trust

11 August 2004, Published under Cement News

In April 2003, the Italian antitrust authority began investigations into market sharing agreements in the ready-mix concrete business in Lombardy. Holcim (Italia) SpA

James Hardie posts 13% jump

11 August 2004, Published under Cement News

James Hardie Industries delivered a jump in first quarter profits, but warned its Australian sales could be hurt by negative sentiment from an ongoing inquiry into its asbestos liabilities.

Mikhailovcement increases output

11 August 2004, Published under Cement News

Output of Mikhailovcement exceeded 1Mt tons of cement in Jan-July 2004

Lemminkäinen reports

11 August 2004, Published under Cement News

In a positive construction environment and thanks to a less severe winter, the leading Finnish building materials and contracting group Lemminkäinen saw first half turnover improve by 14.3% to €640.8m

Dyckerhoff’s profits shift east

10 August 2004, Published under Cement News

First half turnover rose by around 4% to EUR550m after adjusting for changes to the corporate structure, without which there was a 12.7% decline.

Heracles Cement H1 profit up

10 August 2004, Published under Cement News

Greek cement producer Heracles, majority owned by France’s Lafarge, said first half group pretax profit grew 37.5 percent to EUR55m (US$67.42m).

Readymix posts 20pc pre-tax fall, Ireland

09 August 2004, Published under Cement News

Irish cement maker Readymix has reported a 20 per cent drop in pre-tax profits to EUR9.5m, in the six months ended June 2004.

Acquisitions push up HeidelbergCement’s volumes

09 August 2004, Published under Cement News

Turnover at HeidelbergCement rose by 7.5% to EUR3,242m in the first half of this year, with the EBITDA climbing by 22.5% to EUR485m. Helped by the inclusion of China Century Cement and Indocement, del