Cement News tagged: International

DTI may review cement tariffs

14 January 2004, Published under Cement News

The Philippine Trade department is continuously monitoring cement prices and could still revise an earlier decision slashing cement duties to P15.60 from P20.60 per 40-kilogram bag. Trade and Industr

Siam Cement set to benefit

14 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Siam Cement (SCC) should benefit from the government`s effort to promote public infrastructure spending, as well as the cyclical upturn of the petrochemicals cycle. Phatra Securities estimates that e

Lipetskcement`s 2003 cement output

14 January 2004, Published under Cement News

The output of Russia`s cement manufacturer Lipetskcement, which is part of the Eurocement holding, increased 3.2 per cent on the year to 1.54Mt in 2003, Eurocement said in a statement Tuesday.

HeidelbergCement - new pricing system

14 January 2004, Published under Cement News

HeidelbergCement AG told its customers in a letter that it will introduce a new pricing system from April 2004, which will split Germany into 5 regional price bands, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung rep

Indonesia cement sales down

Indonesia cement sales down

14 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Indonesian domestic cement sales in November dropped 20 per cent from the same month a year earlier due to a long holiday, the country`s largest cement maker said on Tuesday.

Ghacem donates cement

14 January 2004, Published under Cement News

The Ghacem Foundation of the Ghana Cement Company Limited has donated 100 bags of cement to Kotokuom near Nkawie in the Atwima District of Ghana for the rehabilitation of schools in the town.

Vietnam white cement secures ISO standard

Vietnam white cement secures ISO standard

14 January 2004, Published under Cement News

A white cement company has become the first Vietnamese cement producer to be awarded an international standard certificate. Germany¹s Tuv Rheinland Group granted the ISO 9001 certificate last week to

Pakistan stocks make history

14 January 2004, Published under Cement News

The Karachi stock market created history yet again this week as the index closed at an all-time high level, helped by buying at the dips by institutions and investors in the cement and energy sectors,

Chilanga to consult on imports

13 January 2004, Published under Cement News

The Zambian Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry has advised Chilanga Cement to consult the ministry before importing cement to offset their production deficit. Commenting on media reports that Ch

Nghi Son Cement invests U$100m for new line

13 January 2004, Published under Cement News

General Director Nghi Son Cement Company in Thanh Hoa province, Vietnam, Ryuichi Hirai has announced an agreed investment plan of U$100m to build second production line with annual capacity of

Lafarge Korean acquisition

13 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Lafarge, which has held a 39.9 per cent interest in Lafarge Halla Cement in South Korea since 2000, now owns a 50.1 per cent stake following the acquisition of 10.2 per cent of the company`s shares fr

Swiss cement sales

13 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Swiss cement sales stood at 3.699Mt in 2003, down by 1.9 per cent year-on-year, the Swiss cement industry association Cemsuisse said on January 12, 2004. Cemsuisse expected an up to 5.0 per cent annu

Votorantim Canadian loan

13 January 2004, Published under Cement News

St. Marys Cement Inc, a Toronto, Canada-based cement production unit of Brazil`s industrial conglomerate Votorantim, has received a US$325m loan from a bank syndicate led by US Citigroup Global Market

Nuh Cimento seals export deal with Holcim

13 January 2004, Published under Cement News

According to Nuh Cimento, Nuh Cimento will export US$100-130m cement and clicker annually for five years to Holcim. To this end, Nuh Cimento has started US$135m

Rail shortage halts cement

13 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Cement production in Eastern India has been severely hit due to an acute shortages of railway trucks required to transport clinker. Production was hit the hardest in the past two months.

White cement exports

12 January 2004, Published under Cement News

The Vietnamese Construction Material Import-Export Company has won a contract to export 5000t of white cement under the `White Horse` trademark to Cambodia in 2004.