Cement News tagged: Trading

Three Arrested for cement theft

17 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Police authority in Monrovia has confirmed the arrest of three persons in connection to an alleged dubious act of reducing the quantity of cement produced by CEMENCO from its original size of 50kg, th

Demand for cement estimated 33Mt by 2008

15 November 2004, Published under Cement News

According to Al-Sharq Al-Awsat newspaper (November 11, 2004), a recently publicised study by the Egyptian Hermes Group foresees the demand for cement in Saudi Arabia to continue to grow until 2008.

Aditya Birla Group launches UltraTech in Hyderabad

12 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Launching UltraTech Cement, the new name of L&T Cement, in Hyderabad on Wednesday, OP Puranmalka, executive president and chief marketing officer of UltraTech Cement Limited, Aditya Birla Group, said

German cement prices

10 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Domestic cement prices are up by an average Euro 12/t from the Euro 30-35/t from 2003. No further market share losses in H2 04. Volumes expected to fall for the national market by four per cent in 200

Mary Nour detention unlawful

Mary Nour detention unlawful

10 November 2004, Published under Cement News

With the Mary Nour still docked at the Port of Altamira, Tampico, and the Altamira Customs insisting that the this Panamanian registered vessel should not be allowed to leave, undock or move at all fr

Associated Cement Companies statistics

09 November 2004, Published under Cement News

ACC production and despatch figures for the month of October 2004, are as follows: October 2004 Cement production 1.394Mt. Cement despatches 1.402Mt October 2003 Cement production 1.268Mt.

Saudi cement sales

Saudi cement sales

08 November 2004, Published under Cement News

According to Al-Riyadh newspaper (November 4, 2004), official sources estimated the total cement sales in Saudi Arabia by the local companies at SR 4bn in the first nine months of the current year com

Mexico cement output seen as rising

08 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Mexico’s cement output will grow about 3.5 percent in 2005, slightly down from the 4.0 per cent expected this year, the country’s main industry group said on Friday. "The cement industry

German Heidelberg Cement To Raise Prices in 2005

08 November 2004, Published under Cement News

German cement company Heidelberg Cement is planning to raise the price of cement by Euro 9.5 (US$12.24) per tonne as of January 2005, for the third time in a row, so as to take advantage of the improv

Ukraine’s cement consumption

02 November 2004, Published under Cement News

In January-July 2004, Ukraine’s cement consumption increased by +30 per cent against the respective period of 2003. Along with that, Ukraine’s production of cement increased by +30% respec

Orissa government approves Sumangal brand

01 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Shiva Cement Ltd., has informed BSE that Government of Orissa through its PR Department has approved Sumangal Brand Cement for development works. Suitable direction have been issued to all Project

Cement shortage in 2005 forecast

01 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Vietnam will lack 6.5Mt of cement in 2005. According to the Ministry of Construction, demand is estimated at 29Mt while supply is only 22.6Mt. The cement industry will have to import 6Mt of clinker to

Restore free trade in Mexican cement

01 November 2004, Published under Cement News

With continuing debate over US cement shortages, some domestic US observers are now beginning to challenge the wisdom of a US Department of Commerce ruling which has effectively stopped large volumes

Redwood City cement imports

29 October 2004, Published under Cement News

The port of Redwood City handled 572,718t of scrap metal, construction materials and other commodities between July 1 and Sept. 30. The increase in Asiatic and Pacific Northwestern trade, mostly const

Cement Companies To Raise Export Prices

27 October 2004, Published under Cement News

Taiwan’s cement makers will likely raise their export prices by 15%-20% to US$30-US$40 a ton for 2005 because of continued strong demand, the Commercial Times reports. The price hike will likel

Book at bedtime

26 October 2004, Published under Cement News

Reading ‘Globalisation and its Discontents’ by Joseph E Stiglitz (winner of the 2001 Nobel Prize in Economics) a section on understanding the origins of the East Asia crisis of 1997 provides some ill