Cement News tagged: International

Mexico anti-dumping

23 June 2004, Published under Cement News

In response to requests from interested parties, the Department of Commerce is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on gray portland cement and clinker from Mexico. The

Cement scarcity in Monrovia

23 June 2004, Published under Cement News

The local Leocem Cement manufacturing Company has warned that distributors who hoard or profiteer in the sale of cement will lose their contracts. Speaking to Journalists at the company’s offic

Savinsky increases output

23 June 2004, Published under Cement News

From January through May 2004, the Russian Savinsky cement works, part of Eurocement, made 270,000t of cement, a 20 per cent boost year-on-year. The factory made 62,000t of packaged products, a 32.5

Nepal Maoists abduct workers

23 June 2004, Published under Cement News

Maoists have abducted at least 140 workers of Udaypur [southeastern Nepal] Cement Factory Tuesday. According to our Udaypur correspondent, a group of over 50 Maoists abducted the workers from a quarry

Unpaid tax claim

Unpaid tax claim

23 June 2004, Published under Cement News

Philippines: Davao City Councilor Liborio V Lumain urged incoming members of the 14th City Council to thoroughly investigate the unpaid taxes of the Bacnotan Cement Corporation (old name of Davao Unio

SCC looks to expand in Cambodia

22 June 2004, Published under Cement News

Siam Cement. Thailand’s biggest industry conglomerate, said yesterday it is analysing an investment plan to extend its business in neighbouring countries which may involve an outlay of $150m. S

Moroccan cement consumption

Moroccan cement consumption

22 June 2004, Published under Cement News

Morocco’s cement consumption stood at 3.9Mt in the first five months of 2004, up 6.5 per cent year-on-year, it was reported on June 22, 2004. The country’s eastern regions and the norther

Saudi Q1 2004 cement output

22 June 2004, Published under Cement News

The cement output of Saudi Arabia’s eight cement companies rose to 6.1Mt for the first three months of 2004, from 5.6Mt in the corresponding period of 2003, recent statistics showed. Clinker ou

Paraguayan INC losses

22 June 2004, Published under Cement News

The losses of Paraguayan state-owned cement company Industria Nacional de Cemento (INC) due to cement imports fro Brazil at dumping prices, are some US$60m at present, Paraguayan economist Jorge

Carpatcement inaugurates new line

22 June 2004, Published under Cement News

Carpatcement yesterday inaugurated, at the Casial Deva cement plant, the first automated line in Romania using alternative fuels. including used tyres in cement production, the investment amounting to

Siam Cement says first to lift output

21 June 2004, Published under Cement News

Siam Cement PCL is to spend Bt200m (US$4.89m) to boost cement production by half, calling it the industry’s first output boost by a Thai firm since the 1997/98 Asian economic crisis.

Economic Indicators Cement consumption, sales down last year

21 June 2004, Published under Cement News

Aggregate cement consumption edged down last year on the back of a slump in importation. Figures from the Cement Manufacturers’ Association of the Philippines (CeMAP) show cement consumption dow

Iligan Cement Corp. looks at power options

21 June 2004, Published under Cement News

Cement maker Iligan Cement Corp. is mulling options for sourcing its power needs in light of reports of a power shortage in Mindanao in the next few years.

CCI set to sign MoU for cement plant

21 June 2004, Published under Cement News

Bokaro steel plant and the Cement Corporation of India (CCI) are all set to sign MoU paving way for a cement plant in Bokaro. Already two high level meetings have taken place. Further talks to finalis

Tax exemptions and ailing cement units on acquisition radar

21 June 2004, Published under Cement News

AILING cement companies are in vogue. In a bid to take advantage of the tax shelter accorded to loss-making units, bigger manufacturers are increasingly eyeing them as prime takeover targets.

Holcim Apasco withdraws from BMV

21 June 2004, Published under Cement News

After changing its name and image from Apasco to Holcim Apasco, the cement company left the Mexico City Stock Exchange Thursday after the conclusion of the stock purchase of its Mexican subsidiary by