Cement News tagged: Trading

Duty waived

04 August 2004, Published under Cement News

Dubai Crown Prince General Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has ordered the waiver of customs duty and storage fees on cement imported by Nakheel

Cement market oversupply?

03 August 2004, Published under Cement News

Increased imports of cement have helped bring cement prices to a more rational level in the local UAE markets. But if the situation continues, it could cause the market to suffer from oversupply, indu

Pakistan’s cement export to Afghanistan

02 August 2004, Published under Cement News

Exports from Pakistan to Afghanistan have increased.

Iran To Import

29 July 2004, Published under Cement News

Iran will import the entire 1.5 million tonnes of cement that it has planned for the current Iranian year to March 31, 2005, Iranian Minister of Industries and Mines Eshaq Jahangiri said on July 27, 2

Qatari QS makes certification for imported Cement obligatory

Qatari QS makes certification for imported Cement obligatory

28 July 2004, Published under Cement News

The Qatar General Organization for Standards and Metrology (QS) has made obligatory the standard certifications for the cement imported into Qatar, it was reported on July 27, 2004. Cement importers

Nakheel to import cement

27 July 2004, Published under Cement News

The UAE Nakheel group is preparing to import cement in large quantities from Iran, Indonesia and Egypt and sell it directly to local contractors to beat price fixing, reported the Gulf News. Jebel Ali

Cement prices stay firm on late rains, strong demand

Cement prices stay firm on late rains, strong demand

26 July 2004, Published under Cement News

As against the usual trend of cement prices weakening in the monsoon season (June-September) by nearly 7-8% from its peak, in the current season, overall Indian prices are down by only two per cent so

26% duty on imported cement

21 July 2004, Published under Cement News

The anti-dumping and Subsidies Commission (ADSC) has made an affirmative final ruling in the Safeguard Investigation regarding imported building cement. The ADSC has recommended a definitive Safeguard

Cement prices drop after ministry intervention

19 July 2004, Published under Cement News

An official source from Omani Ministry of Commerce and Industry has said measures made recently by the ministry’s consumer production department to regulate export of local cement has succeeded in cur

Trial of "cement gang" demanded

19 July 2004, Published under Cement News

A statement signed by 785 Palestinian figures has called for trying the "cement gang" that supplied the Zionist entity with Egyptian cement shipments that were used in the separation fence constructio

Cemex Tampico port row

19 July 2004, Published under Cement News

With the Port of Tampico, Mexico declaring that the incoming cement storage and transhipment vessel, Mary Noor poses no risk to passing traffic, and perhaps the Cemex claim that access to its own faci

India’s rising exports

16 July 2004, Published under Cement News

Demand for cement in the Arabian Gulf has opened up export market for units located in coastal areas with the export prices going up by 15 to 20 per cent over recent months. Minister of State for Comm

Philippine Supreme Court lifts special tariff on cement

12 July 2004, Published under Cement News

The Philippine Supreme Court has lifted a special import tariff imposed by the government to protect local cement manufacturers.

Cement exports up 160 per cent on Afghan demand

12 July 2004, Published under Cement News

Cement exports have jumped to 1.1Mt in 2004 mainly to Afghanistan with some cement exports to the UAE as well, reflecting a growth of 160 per cent over 2003.

Indonesian cement consumption up

05 July 2004, Published under Cement News

Indonesia’s domestic consumption of cement reached 11.244Mt during the first five months of 2004, an increase of 8.7 per cent from 10.321Mt for the same period last year, according to data relea

Cement prices in UAE fixed

01 July 2004, Published under Cement News

The price of bulk cement in the UAE was fixed at a maximum of 280 UAE dirhams (US$76.2) a tonne and the price of a bag at 15 dirhams (US$4.08), following an agreement reached by the panel created to s