Cement News tagged: International

Argentine Juan Minetti

15 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Argentine cement producer Juan Minetti will make investments totalling $1.5m to restart clinker production at its Yocsina facility, Cordoba province, northern Argentina.

Turkish Bursa Cimento

15 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Turkish cement and clinker factory Bursa Cimento targets a 5.0 per cent growth in 2004, the director general Burhan Evcil said on January 13, 2004. The company produces 1.8Mt of cement annually. It h

Argentine Cerro Negro to invest

15 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Argentine construction company Cerro Negro, owned by CRH, announced an investment plan, totalling US$10m aimed at expanding activity, it was reported on January 13, 2004. With this initiative

Indian producers - good quarter

15 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Cement makers are set to report largely solid quarterly earnings despite disappointing volume growth, helped by cost savings on power and materials, and analysts expect the profitable trend to extend

Dangote pay-off at Benue

Dangote pay-off at Benue

15 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Dangote Industries Limited, Nigeria, the core investor in the Benue Cement Company is to commit

Thai TPI Polene new share offering positive

14 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Thai cement maker TPI Polene is likely to succeed in its twice-aborted sale of a US$284.8m stake to the public this week, a deal that will accelerate its debt restructuring, analysts said. They said

DTI may review cement tariffs

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

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

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