Cement News tagged: International

TCL to boost capacity

15 April 2004, Published under Cement News

Trinidad Cement (TCL) posted revenues of 1.2bn Trinidadian dollars (US$195m) in 2003, a 2.1 per cent increase from 2002, the company said in a statement. Operating profit was US$43m, up 7.0 per cent

Soaring cement prices worry contractors

15 April 2004, Published under Cement News

The price of cement in UAE has hit a new high of Dh260 per tonne as against Dh190 per tonne same time last year. The rise in cement prices has been attributed to growing demand from the construction s

Yemen projects for development

15 April 2004, Published under Cement News

The Yemeni state establishment for industry and marketing of cement is in the process of implementing investment projects to expand production lines in the government factories of cement for the purpo

Indian cement maker profits rising on firm prices

14 April 2004, Published under Cement News

Indian cement makers are expected to report robust earnings growth for the January to March quarter as prices revive in a busy construction season in the world’s biggest cement market after Chin

Cement makers’ capacity utilisation at 82 per cent

Cement makers’ capacity utilisation at 82 per cent

14 April 2004, Published under Cement News

The capacity utilisation of Pakistani cement manufacturing companies during the quarter ended March 31 stood at 82.1 per cent, with around seven per cent of the capacity being taken up by the exports

Cement consumption down by 2.15 per cent

14 April 2004, Published under Cement News

The Brazilian cement industry association (Sindicato Nacional da Industria do Cimento) has announced the consumption of cement in the Brazilian market was 8.04Mt in the Q1 2004 (Jan-March) some 2.15

Angarskcement plans to produce 735,000t of cement

Angarskcement plans to produce 735,000t of cement

14 April 2004, Published under Cement News

JSC Angarskcement plans to produce 735,000t of cement in 2004, up 17 per cent y-o-y, Teleinform said referring to General Manager Vladimir Ilyushin

Indonesia’s cement consumption rises

14 April 2004, Published under Cement News

Cement consumption in Indonesia jumped 20 per cent to 2.04Nt in February from 1.7Mt in the same month in 2003. Exports however fell 39.5 per cent to 357,915t, according to data released by the Indone

Dalmias plan to invest in more capacity

14 April 2004, Published under Cement News

India: The Dalmias, which control a cement unit in Tamil Nadu and another in Orissa, is investing almost Rs900 crore to double their cement manufacturing capacity. With this, the company will come clo

Hau Giang set to build cement factory

14 April 2004, Published under Cement News

The Midland Construction Corporation (COSEVCO) has registered to invest nearly 100 billion VND (about US$6.3m) in building a cement factory (grinding plant?) in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang.

Vietnam in focus

13 April 2004, Published under Cement News

Vietnam’s Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh has expressed his hope that the cement industry will work out an effective scientific action programme to develop rapidly and sustainably.He told

More growth in Pakistan

13 April 2004, Published under Cement News

Cement data has been released by the All Pakistan Cement Manufacturers Association (APCMA) showing 14.2 per cent total cement dispatches growth for the first nine months of 2004 over the corresponding

Asia Cement to invest NT$20bn in China

13 April 2004, Published under Cement News

Asia Cement Corp, Taiwan’s leading cement producer and a subsidiary of the Far Eastern Group, will spend NT$20 billion (US$607.9m) to set up several cement plants and kilns in Hubei, Jiangxi and

Attock Companies intend to double capacity

13 April 2004, Published under Cement News

Pakistan, with its fast-improving economy, offers a conducive investment climate with tremendous potential, opportunities and rewards for foreign investors, Ghaitch R Pharon, Chairman, Attock Group of

Yanbu Cement Q1 net income up 16 per cent

13 April 2004, Published under Cement News

Yanbu Cement reported its first quarter net income, after Zakah, rose 16 per cent from a year earlier to reach SR 104.9 million ($28m). In 2003, Yanbu Cement delivered 100 percent of its production to

Cement sales up 5.5% in 2003

13 April 2004, Published under Cement News

The Indian cement industry has ended fiscal 2003-04 with a 5.5 per cent rise in despatches at 117.13Mt as against 111.07Mt in fiscal 2002-03.. Production for the year was 117.43Mt, an increase of 5.5