Cement News tagged: Corporate

Dalmacijacement 2004 Net Profit Falls

04 February 2005, Published under Cement News

Croatian cement maker Dalmacijacement, a subsidiary of UK construction materials company RMC Group, said on Thursday its net profit for 2004 fell 29 per cent on the year to 150.7 million kuna (US$25.9

St. Lawrence Cement 4Q decline

04 February 2005, Published under Cement News

St. Lawrence Cement Group Inc reported a 9.2 per cent decline in fourth-quarter earnings, due to a lower-than-expected contribution from construction materials as a result of poor weather in December.

Readymix rises fast

03 February 2005, Published under Cement News

Reports that Readymix, the quoted Irish concrete products group, may be about to become the centre of corporate activity intensified yesterday when the share price pushed ahead by another five per cen

EAPC gives results details

03 February 2005, Published under Cement News

East African Portland Cement yesterday announced a return to profit in its half-year results. Established back in 1933, the company produces 600,000t of cement annually, selling under Blue Triangle Ce

Shiva Cement January 2005 despatches up

Shiva Cement January 2005 despatches up

03 February 2005, Published under Cement News

Shiva Cement Ltd., has informed the Mumbai Stock Exchange that the despatch of cement & clinker in the month of Jan 2005 has increase by 21 per cent in comparison to Jan 2004

ACC releases production, despatches figures for Jan 2005

03 February 2005, Published under Cement News

Associated Cement Companies Ltd, has announced that in January 2005 cement production was 1.494Mt. Cement despatches at 1.505Mt. In January 2004 cement

Cauê begins US$138mn debentures issue

Cauê begins US$138mn debentures issue

02 February 2005, Published under Cement News

Camargo Corrêa Cimentos (Cauê), the cement unit of Brazilian construction firm Camargo Corrêa, began a 360m-real (US$138m) debentures issue Tuesday, Cauê said in a filing to the country’s securi

Buzzi buys more of Dyckerhoff

02 February 2005, Published under Cement News

Buzzi Unicem announces the purchase of 5,000,000 Dyckerhoff’s ordinary shares, equal to 24.19 per cent of the voting capital. The shares relate to the put option exercised on December 28, 2004

Tourah Cement: major profit gain

01 February 2005, Published under Cement News

The net profit of Egyptian cement company Tourah Cement Co is seen to rise 159.2 per c year-on-year to 142.52m Egyptian pounds (US$24.7m) in 2004, according to analysis prepared by the local company P

Tangshan Jidong Cement acquires parent company unit

01 February 2005, Published under Cement News

Tangshan Jidong Cement Co Ltd said its board has decided to acquire a transport unit belonging to Hebei Jidong Cement Group, its parent company, for 44.11m yuan. Tangshan

Votorantim Cimentos invests US$220m

01 February 2005, Published under Cement News

Votorantim Cimentos is dedicating US$220m investments to improve the logistic area in 2005, US$140m of which will go to Brazil. In 2003, the Brazilian cement manufacturer invested

Akcansa plans acquisitions

01 February 2005, Published under Cement News

Mehmet Gocmen, general manager of Akcansa, said that the company planned acquisitions of cement companies in Iraq in the long run. However, the privatisation of the companies would not take place in t

Narotam Sekhsaria in focus

01 February 2005, Published under Cement News

Some 24 years ago, Narotam Satyanarayan Sekhsaria, a 33-year-old cotton trader from Gujarat left the family-run business to try his hand in the cement sector. here was a stable demand for cement in th

Lafarge bids for Himachal plant

01 February 2005, Published under Cement News

Lafarge has bid for a Rs.6-billion ($120m) cement plant in Himachal Pradesh. Lafarge, which has submitted a proposal to set up a two-million-tonne plant by exploiting the limestone deposits in the Cho

Cemex negotiating Hormigonera purchase

31 January 2005, Published under Cement News

Cemex may be negotiating the acquisition of Puerto Rico’s (PR) second-largest concrete producer Hormigonera Mayagezana, PR press reported. Other island cement players have voiced their oppositi

Grasim Q3 net profit rises 32%, beats forecast

31 January 2005, Published under Cement News

Industries Ltd, India’s top cement group, said on Friday its quarterly profit jumped 32 per cent, beating expectations as a construction boom in Asia’s fourth-biggest economy drove up pric