Cement News tagged: International

Durgapur Cement plans expansion

01 April 2004, Published under Cement News

India: Durgapur Cement has embarked on an expansion programme to set up a new unit, Durga High Tech. Durgapur Cement president Debasis Ghosh said yesterday at the inauguration of the new unit

Boral marks time for AdBri

31 March 2004, Published under Cement News

Boral is expected to extend its A$1 billion-plus takeover offer for cement maker Adelaide Brighton by another month to close probably by early May. This is because the competition watchdog, the Austr

Chilanga Shareholders reject K60 dividend

31 March 2004, Published under Cement News

CHILANGA Cement Plc shareholders last Friday rejected a K60 dividend offer arguing for an amount that reflected the company’s good performance for 2003. But the dividend was passed by division,

St Louis plant discussions continue

31 March 2004, Published under Cement News

Hundreds of supporters of a controversial plan to build one of the world’s largest cement plants packed public meetings Monday in St. Louis and Ste. Genevieve, Mo. Holcim Inc, based in Switzerl

Holcim Deutschland

Holcim Deutschland

31 March 2004, Published under Cement News

German cement manufacturer Holcim Deutschland AG, a subsidiary of the Holcim group, posted a record-high net loss of 40.4 mln euro ($49.2m) for 2003, it was reported on March 30, 2004. No comparative

Dyckerhoff Plans Further cost cuts

31 March 2004, Published under Cement News

Dyckerhoff AG said Tuesday it plans to cut more costs in 2004 in a bid to improve its operating profit this year. Dyckerhoff will start its successful restructuring program "Dyckerhoff 21" within the

Jiangmen Conch Cement starts construction

Jiangmen Conch Cement starts construction

31 March 2004, Published under Cement News

The first construction of Jiangmen Conch Cement Co has reportedly begun, With an investment of CNY500 million, the construction will officially begin in June 2004. At present, the newly bought loading

Ambuja postpones plant expansion

31 March 2004, Published under Cement News

Ambuja Cement Eastern, a subsidiary of Gujarat Ambuja Cements, has decided to shelve its expansion plans till the closure of the company’s current accounting year at the end of June 2004. The m

Lafarge to Build a new production line in Bouskoura, Morocco

30 March 2004, Published under Cement News

Lafarge has today announced th edecision by Lafarge Ciments (Morocco), its 50 per cent subsidiary, to build a new production line in Bouskoura, Morocco, to increase the cement capacity by over 900,00

Indonesia Feb domestic cement sales up 20 per cent YoY.

30 March 2004, Published under Cement News

Indonesian domestic cement sales jumped 20 per cent to 2.04Mt in February compared to the same month last year, the country’s largest cement maker said.

Cement sales grew one percent last year.

30 March 2004, Published under Cement News

However, some cement companies have been less optimistic. PT Indocement Tunggal Prakarsa Tbk Indonesia’s second largest producer, has said it expects another year of flat growth in 2004 for the

Ndola Lime bids opened – bottom daily

30 March 2004, Published under Cement News

The Zambia Privatisation Agency (ZPA) opened bids for Ndola Lime Company (NLC) yesterday with three foreign and two local firms expressing interest to have a 30 per cent stake in the company.

Cement sales grew one percent last year.

30 March 2004, Published under Cement News

However, some cement companies have been less optimistic. PT Indocement Tunggal Prakarsa Tbk Indonesia’s second largest producer, has said it expects another year of flat growth in 2004 for the

Ndola Lime bids opened

30 March 2004, Published under Cement News

The Zambia Privatisation Agency (ZPA) opened bids for Ndola Lime Company (NLC) yesterday with three foreign and two local firms expressing interest to have a 30 per cent stake in the company.

Dyckerhoff plans to sue Cartel Office

29 March 2004, Published under Cement News

Dyckerhoff AG is planning to take the German Cartel Office to court for conducting a raid in its offices three weeks ago, chairman Wolfgang Bauer said in an interview to be published in the Financial

Holcim announces intention to buy

29 March 2004, Published under Cement News

Holcim Investments has announced its intention of buying the remaining 6.57 per cent of the corporate capital of Holcim Apasco in order to become 100 per cent owner of its Mexican subsidiary. On March