Cement News tagged: International

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

KPPU to monitor cement industry

24 December 2003, Published under Cement News

The Business Competition Supervisory Commission (KPPU) has said that it would keep a watchful eye on cement producers in Indonesia, due to suspicions over a cement cartel in the country

RMC group sells another 20 per cent of AdBri stake.

RMC group sells another 20 per cent of AdBri stake.

23 December 2003, Published under Cement News

Takeover target Adelaide Brighton Ltd said today that its major shareholder, UK-listed RMC Group plc, had sold another 20 per cent of its stake in Adelaide Brighton at $1.40 per share.

Local Cement Price in UAE

23 December 2003, Published under Cement News

The price of locally produced cement in the UAE has increased for the third time since the beginning of 2003 and currently stands at 165 UAE dirhams (US$45/Euro36.2) a tonne, against 155 dirhams

CRH ponders Israeli option

CRH ponders Israeli option

23 December 2003, Published under Cement News

Talks are currently under way with Clal Industries, the diverse Israeli holding company that has a controlling 75 per cent stake in Mashav, in relation to an option CRH holds that wouldallow it acquir

Indonesian Cemex Case

23 December 2003, Published under Cement News

The Indonesian Minister of Finance is making fund allocation to finance legal efforts against lawsuit filed by Cemex Asia to International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) Washingt

Dyckerhoff names Wolfgang Bauer chairman

23 December 2003, Published under Cement News

German cement maker Dyckerhoff AG said its supervisory board has named Wolfgang Bauer chairman from March 1, 2004, succeeding Peter Steiner.

Lafarge to divest of stake in Molins

23 December 2003, Published under Cement News

As part of its continued efforts to improve its balance sheet following the acquisition of Blue Circle Industries, Lafarge has signed an agreement to sell its 40.9% in Cementos Molins Industrial.

Spanish cement consumption.

22 December 2003, Published under Cement News

The consumption of cement in the 11 months to November was up 4.3 per cent from a year earlier at 42.9Mt, industry association Oficemen said.

Mexico cement output up 3.5 per cent Jan.-Sept.

22 December 2003, Published under Cement News

Mexican cement production rose 3.52 per cent in the first nine months of 2003, rising to meet higher construction demand especially from housing and infrastructure.

Cemex releases 4Q guidance forecast

22 December 2003, Published under Cement News

Mexican cement giant Cemex expects to reach sales revenues of US$1.7bn for the fourth quarter this year, translating into full-year sales revenues in excess of US$7bn, the company announced in a Q4 fo

Danish FLS Industries Executive Vice President To Resign

22 December 2003, Published under Cement News

Danish engineering and cement group FLS Industries executive vice president Preben Tolstrup, 44, will resign as of January 1, 2004.

Chia Hsin raises HK$485.5m

19 December 2003, Published under Cement News

Chia Hsin Cement Greater China Holding Corp said on Friday the underwriters for its initial public offering had exercised an over-allotment option, raising the size of the deal to HK$485.5 million (US

Criminal complaint filed

19 December 2003, Published under Cement News

The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission yesterday filed a criminal complaint against Orapin Leophairatana, former senior executive vice-president of TPI Polene, for alleged securities price manipu