Cement News tagged: Trading

Yemen to import more cement

03 May 2005, Published under Cement News

Yemen’s military economic corporation is working in coordination with the ministry of industry and trade to import cement to meet the needs of the local markets, a source in the corporation said. The

Cement prices go up 3 per cent on housing boom

28 April 2005, Published under Cement News

(Associated Cement Companies increased price by Rs5 per 50-kilogram bag)

More in pipeline: 50,000t cement orders received from Sri Lanka

19 April 2005, Published under Cement News

Pakistan has received export orders for 50,000t cement from Sri Lanka, which is expected to fetch US$9.2m in foreign exchange. Besides, export orders for 25,000t cement each month for one year are als

Industry ministry promises quick tackling of cement shortage

19 April 2005, Published under Cement News

The problem of the shortage of cement supply in the market would soon be tackled, senior trade official promised.

Steel units using blast furnace ’facing crisis’

Steel units using blast furnace ’facing crisis’

15 April 2005, Published under Cement News

Indian steel units using the blast furnace route of steel production are facing a major crisis in offloading the slag because cement companies are mostly using the flyash generated by thermal power pl

Steel units using blast furnace ’facing crisis’

15 April 2005, Published under Cement News

Indian steel units using the blast furnace route of steel production are facing a major crisis in offloading the slag because cement companies are mostly using the flyash generated by thermal power pl

Swiss cement sales fall

Swiss cement sales fall

14 April 2005, Published under Cement News

Domestic sales of Swiss cement industry fell by 0.6 per cent to 767,345t in the first quarter of 2005, the industry association Cemsuisse said on April 13, 2005.

Tsunami effect hits Nigeria

13 April 2005, Published under Cement News

The Tsunami earthquake which hit South East Asia last December 26, and the escalating cost of transportation, were identified yesterday as major reasons for the high price of cement in Nigeria. Chairm

Harbour leases land for cement bagging facility

13 April 2005, Published under Cement News

Cement supplier Caricement/Holcim, now operating in Simpson Bay, St Maarten, Netherlands Antilles, will be opening a cement bagging facility in Pointe Blanche on the property of St. Maarten Cargo Faci

China’s output of cement in February

12 April 2005, Published under Cement News

China produced 43,436,000t of cement in February 2005. The output in January-February reached 98, 539,400t, up 0.1 per cent year on year, according to the National Bureau of Statistics.

Export and find new markets

12 April 2005, Published under Cement News

Local Malaysian cement manufacturers should seek new markets abroad for their material by partnering Malaysian construction companies with operations overseas, International Trade and Industry Ministe

Pakistan emerging major regional cement exporter

11 April 2005, Published under Cement News

Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz Prime Minister said that Pakistan is set to become a major exporter of cement to regional countries.

Beware of cheap cement, Philippines

11 April 2005, Published under Cement News

The Department of Trade and Industry yesterday warned the public against adulterated cement products following the seizure recently of 241 bags whose contents had been passed off as pure cement.

Italcementi ready to buy Turkey’s Uzan Rumeli cement plants

08 April 2005, Published under Cement News

Italcementi SpA is ready to buy Uzan Rumeli cement plants owned by the Turkish government, the daily Finanza & Mercati said without giving a source. The terms of the privatisation are expected to be r

Budindustria launches new packing line

07 April 2005, Published under Cement News

Bakhchysarai-based Budindustria factory, the largest cement producer in the Ukraine Crimea has launched new cement packing lineThe equipment for the packing line is produced by the Russian company Sel

Russia production in January-February 2005

06 April 2005, Published under Cement News

Russian cement producers have manufactured 4.6Mt of cement in January-February 2005, a 4.5 per cent rise versus the same period 2004. A rise of production in the cement industry exceeded than in the i