Cement News tagged: International

China`s Huaxin Cement to buy stake in Suzhou Jinmao Cement

05 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Huaxin Cement Co Ltdsaid its shareholders agreed to buy a 51 per cent stake in Suzhou Jinmao Cement Co Ltd from two companies.

Nigerian WAPCO seeks $290m

05 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Nigeria`s largest cement maker WAPCO said on Tuesday it wanted to raise 40 billion naira (US$290m) through a combination of medium-term debt and a rights issue to restructure its debt and bolster work

Cement sales up 11 per cent.

05 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Cement sales in Bolivia to October 2003 are 11 per cent higher than for same-period 2002, according to national statistics institute INE and the country`s cement and concrete institute, El Diario repo

Egyptian Cement Output

05 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Egypt`s cement output stood at 2.449Mt in September 2003, down from 2.739Mt in August 2003, the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) said. Local cement sales stood at

Govt. slaps 25.8% duty on cement imports.

Govt. slaps 25.8% duty on cement imports.

05 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Jamaica`s government has approved a 25.8 per cent duty increase on imported cement, which pushes the total duty to 40.8 per cent. The Anti-Dumping and Subsidies Commission recommended

Freight rates hamper cement exports

05 January 2004, Published under Cement News

The surge in shipping freight rates has hindered the exports of cement and clinker from the country. Cement producers would have exported much more but for the rise in freight rates. About 6.9Mt of ce

India Cement Companies raise prices

India Cement Companies raise prices

05 January 2004, Published under Cement News

MUMBAI (Dow Jones)--Indian cement producers have raised prices in Mumbai by an average of 10 rupees ($1=INR45.57) per 50kg bag to INR165 per bag, due to growing demand

AdBri delisting plan

05 January 2004, Published under Cement News

Boral will seek to have Adelaide Brighton delisted from the Australian Stock Exchange if its $A840m takeover bid succeeds. The Australian building products group is offering

Votorantim denies cartel accusation

05 January 2004, Published under Cement News

The chairman of the Brazilian Votorantim` board, Antonio Erminio de Moraes, counterattacked the accusations of cartel in the cement segment. The Secretariat for Economic Rights SDE (Secretaria de Dire

USA – Judge throws out environmentalist anti-mining suit

28 December 2003, Published under Cement News

Environmentalists seeking to void a permit for limestone mining from a quarry along the Mississippi River, north of Ste Genevieve, have suffered a setback as their lawsuit has been thrown out by St Lo

Cimpor stake bought by Lafarge

24 December 2003, Published under Cement News

Cimpor Cimentos de Portugal SA said France`s Lafarge paid 4.07 eur per share for the additional 17,742,705 shares or 2.64 per cent stake it bought in the Portuguese cement maker on Monday from Cemento

Jamaican cabinet approves additional duties

24 December 2003, Published under Cement News

The Jamaican cabinet has accepted a recommendation by the Anti-Dumping and Subsidies Commission to apply an additional 25.83 per cent tariff on imported cement.

Cimpor stake bought by Lafarge

24 December 2003, Published under Cement News

Cimpor Cimentos de Portugal SA said France`s Lafarge paid 4.07 eur per share for the additional 17,742,705 shares or 2.64 per cent stake it bought in the Portuguese cement maker on Monday from Cemento

Tunisian-Algerian Cement Company for Sale

24 December 2003, Published under Cement News

The Tunisian-Algerian state-owned white cement company Sotacib will soon be put on sale.

Cemento Yguazu plans cement mill

24 December 2003, Published under Cement News

Brazilian-Paraguayan cement importer Cemento Yguazu has plans to build a cement mill and clinker oven in Paraguay, according to a letter of intent signed by Cemento general manager Marcelo Castro dos

Serbian Novi Popovac

24 December 2003, Published under Cement News

Serbian cement maker Novi Popovac said on December 22, 2003 it planned investments of Euro 20m for 2004. The funds will be used for modernisation of cement production facilities and for increase of t