Cement News tagged: International

Croatian Unit of Holcim at 750,000t in 2003

05 February 2004, Published under Cement News

The cement output of Croatian cement maker Holcim Hrvatska d.o.o, stood at some 750,000t in 2003. Holcim Hrvatska exported some 200,000t of its cement output, mainly to Italy. The company also produ

Lucky Cement

04 February 2004, Published under Cement News

Lucky Cement, Pakistan, is expected to announce its first-half FY04 results in next couple of weeks as the stock market has been reacting positively for the last few days in anticipation of good cemen

Gujarat Ambuja Cement looks at buy-back

04 February 2004, Published under Cement News

Gujarat Ambuja Cements is considering exercising its call option for buying back nearly US$80m of its outstanding foreign currency convertible bonds (FCCBs). The company plans to repay bondholders in

India cements prunes Q3 losses

04 February 2004, Published under Cement News

India Cements Ltd has incurred a net loss of Rs37.24 crore on income of Rs285.30 crore during Oct-Dec 2003. The company had incurred a net loss

’No Agenda’ Behind Rebranding of Alpha

’No Agenda’ Behind Rebranding of Alpha

04 February 2004, Published under Cement News

ALPHA, one of SA’s three largest cement producers, says its R29m rebranding exercise is not indicative of intentions by its largest shareholder to up its stake in the South African company. Swis

Iran’s annual cement output at 30Mt

04 February 2004, Published under Cement News

Iran’s annual cement output currently stands at 30Mt, the country’s Industry and Mines Minister Eshaq Jahangiri has announced. Private investors have also submitted projects for the produ

Romanian Holcim improves

Romanian Holcim improves

04 February 2004, Published under Cement News

Romania cement maker Holcim says 2003 turnover 13 per cent higher Romanian cement maker Holcim said its 2003 turnover had risen by 13 per cent year-on-year to Euro100m due to investments in quality,

For he is an Englishman!

04 February 2004, Published under Cement News

Holcim’s Board of Directors of Holcim Ltd has passed a resolution to appoint Tom Clough to the Executive Committee. Tom Clough is currently CEO of the Indonesian Group company. He will take over

Ciments Français: 2003 Consolidated Sales

04 February 2004, Published under Cement News

2003 consolidated sales amounts to Euro2898.9m, down 1.1 per cent compared with figures for 2002, but up +3.4 per cent on a like-for-like basisand at constant exchange rates.

Italcementi sells 45.6Mt of cement in 2003

04 February 2004, Published under Cement News

The Italcementi group generated a turnover of €4285m last year, an underlying improvement of 3.6% and up by a marginal 0.5% in absolute terms. The European Union accounted for 71.9% of the total, or

Buzzi Unicem raises Dyckerhoff stake

04 February 2004, Published under Cement News

Following Buzzi Unicem taking its voting stake in Dyckerhoff to 50.07% and thus majority control last month, both Holcim and Schwenk have now exercised their put options and sold their remaining inter

Croatian Nexe Group to post Euro16.3m gross profit

04 February 2004, Published under Cement News

Croatian construction materials producer Nexe Group, which consists of 18 companies, expects to post between 120 mln Croatian kuna (Euro15.1m) and 130 mln kuna (Euro16.3m) gross profit for 2003, the g

Siam Cement subsidiary expands in Vietnam

03 February 2004, Published under Cement News

Siam Refractory Industry Co, a maker of bricks and heat resistant castibles, and a subsidiary of Siam Cement Group, is

Nova Cimangola to stop cement imports

03 February 2004, Published under Cement News

The "Nova Cimangola" company, owned by HeidelbergCement will stop importing cement as from the second half of 2005,

Tough Q4 gives Cementos Lima results dip

03 February 2004, Published under Cement News

Cementos Lima has reported a net profit of 81.1mn soles (US$23.3mn) for 2003, down 4.7 per cent from 85.3mn soles in 2002,

Kymore plant to go the conveyor route

03 February 2004, Published under Cement News

By August 2004 ACC Ltd will have its 2.25Mta capacity cement plant commissioned at Kymore in Chhattisgarh, India. The entire quantity of limestone, an estimated