Cement News tagged: Trading

Cement demand higher in 2005

17 January 2005, Published under Cement News

Cement demand in Vietnam this year is estimated at 28.4Mt, 2.6Mt higher than in 2004. According to the Ministry of Construction, more than US$1.4 billion will be needed to develop the cement projects

Cement production increases 11.8%

17 January 2005, Published under Cement News

Bolivian cement production increased 11.8 per cent from January through November 2004 compared with the same period last year, according to the national statistics institute (INE). The sector produce

Downsizing the owner/driver fleet

14 January 2005, Published under Cement News

Cement Australia is planning to lift the number of directly employed truck drivers in NSW and Queensland, continuing the transport industry’s move away from the traditional owner-driver model.

Cement in custody – early release unlikely

13 January 2005, Published under Cement News

Ugandan police have refused to release 150 bags of substandard Portland cement confiscated from Tororo Cement Factory last year. The cement has been lying at Wandegeya Police Station pending an end t

Vietnam to import 5Mt of clinker in 2005

Vietnam to import 5Mt of clinker in 2005

11 January 2005, Published under Cement News

Vietnam expects to import about 5Mt of clinker this year, up 11 per cent on year, to meet the increasing demand from domestic plants, an industry executive said Tuesday. "We expect a total domestic

Govt to open up cement market

11 January 2005, Published under Cement News

The Transitional Government of Liberia has opened the cement market to all business people with the capacity to import the product for local consumption. Commerce and Industry Minister Samuel Wlue tol

Growth in cement export demand in Pakistan

Growth in cement export demand in Pakistan

11 January 2005, Published under Cement News

Rapid growth in cement demand in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Dubai, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand has ignited a new zeal and spirit in Pakistan’s cement sector which is currently busy in ex

Vietnam lowers import tariffs on clinker

06 January 2005, Published under Cement News

Vietnam has just slashed the tariff on clinker imported from non-ASEAN (the Association of Southeast Asian Nations) countries to 10 per cent from 25 per cent. Vietnam is predicted to

Cement price goes up again

31 December 2004, Published under Cement News

Zimbabwe’s cement manufacturers have hiked prices by 28 per cent, a fourth increase this year alone which is likely to deal a

Cement prices to go up in January

31 December 2004, Published under Cement News

In January, Indian retail cement prices are set to increase by Rs 5-10 per 50 kg bag across the country following a surge

New coal allocation

31 December 2004, Published under Cement News

The Indian Ministry of Coal has allotted coal linkage of 84Mt for the power sector for January-March 2005 period which is 10Mt

Kuwait tries to ensure smooth cargo movements to Iraq

30 December 2004, Published under Cement News

The Kuwaiti Public Ports Authority (PPA) has recently held a meeting to discuss ways to ensure a smooth movement of coalition forces’ goods to Iraq, the Arab Times reported on Thursday. The PPA

Vietnam’s market forecast stable in 2005

30 December 2004, Published under Cement News

The offices, included the Ministry of Trade’s market steering department, the State Bank of Vietnam, the Ministries of Planning and Investment, Finance, Industry and others released the overview

Antidumping Duty Administrative Review

30 December 2004, Published under Cement News

On June 22, 2004, the Department of Commerce published the preliminary results of administrative review of the antidumping duty order on gray portland cement and clinker from Mexico. The review covers

Turkish Mardin Cimento to focus on exports to Iraq

30 December 2004, Published under Cement News

Turkish cement, clinker and ready-mixed concrete producer Mardin Cimento, plans to withdraw from the Syrian market and concentrate on exports to Iraq in 2005 in a bid to increase profitability, it was

China Exports 4.86Mt of cement

28 December 2004, Published under Cement News

China exported 4.86Mt of cement in the period January to October 2004, up 14.7 per cent year-on-year.