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Chinese have land agreement in place for Sibay cement plant

11 December 2018, Published under Cement News

The Chinese are reported to have begun designs for a cement plant in Sibay, Bashkira, Russia, close to the Kazakh border. A land lease agreement is already in place for Sichuan Junhe Environmental Protection CJSC and Kontur Plc, which is investing in the RUB13bn (US$195.5m) project, but there is no announced timetable for the building of the project, according to Brealnow Vremya. Rinat Kuzibaev, director of Kontur Plc, said: "The negotiations are being underway, the desire is there. Some w...

China's carbon trading passes CNY6bn

26 November 2018, Published under Cement News

China's seven pilot carbon trading schemes reached CNY6bn (US$863.9m) at the end of October, rising from CNY4.7bn at the end of 2017, reported the Ministry of Ecology and Environment. China's pilot CO 2 trading schemes cover the cities of Beijing, Tianjan, Shanghai, Chongqing and Shenzhen, and the provinces of Guangdong and Hebei. The schemes were introduced in 2013 and include the cement and other carbon-emitting industries. A total of 250Mt of carbon dioxide changed hands on the exchang...

The WRA promoted courage and vision at its General Assembly and Conference

20 November 2018, Published under Cement News

The World Refractories Association's General Assembly and Conference on Innovation in Beijing was held on  15-16 November 2018, in Beijing, China. The World Refractories Association (WRA) met  representatives of the member companies and invited top-class experts to discuss the future of the refractories industry. The President of the WRA, RHI Magnesita CEO Stefan Borgas, stated at the beginning of the General Assembly: "It is our task to push the World Refractory Association forward. The ...

WCA opens Beijing and President's office

19 November 2018, Published under Cement News

The World Cement Association (WCA) has announced the opening of its World Cement Association Beijing and President's office. The facility will be an addition to the association's headquarters in London and will be located at the building of China National Building Material Group (CNBM). "We are delighted to further expand our presence in China by opening our World Cement Association Beijing and President’s office," said Norman Greig, Secretary General of the World Cement Association. "As t...

Refratechnik joint venture strengthens its raw material resources

26 October 2018, Published under Cement News

Refratechnik, Haicheng Guotian Mining and Yingkou Jinlong Refractories have signed a joint venture contract for the production of high-grade caustic calcined magnesia (CCM) and dead burned magnesia (DBM) in Pailou town, Haicheng, China. Yingkou Jinlong Refractories is a long-standing partner of Refratechnik in China and Haicheng Guotian Mining is an existing CCM and DBM producer in Haicheng with long-term secure access to magnesite ore. The construction of the new state-of-the-art plant, ...

Loesche wins coal mill orders from Guangdong Tapai Co Ltd

18 October 2018, Published under Cement News

Loesche is delivering two vertical roller mills (VRMs) to Guangdong Tapai Co Ltd for its two 10,000tpd clinker lines in Jiaoling, Meizhou, Guangdong province, China. The two LM35.3 D mills are a repeat order of that received by the company in 2015. The mils will grind pulverised coal at 50tph to a fineness of three per cent with a sieving residue of 0.08mm. They have an installed power of 1200kW. The two new Loesche coal mills are expected to be delivered in April 2019. Guangdong T...

China increases cement output

08 October 2018, Published under Cement News

Cement output in China advanced 0.5 per cent in the first eight months of 2018 to 1.38bnt, according to the National Commission for Development and Reform (NCDR). The organisation attributes the growth to an increase in real estate investment. In August production rose by five per cent, an acceleration when compared with the 3.7 per cent growth reported in August 2017. The growth is due to the higher activity in the real estate market, which expanded by 10.2 per cent YoY in the first seven...

Chinese to build more cement factories in Uzbekistan

10 September 2018, Published under Cement News

Chinese company Henshui Decheng Machinery and Equipment Co Ltd has signed an agreement to build several cement and brick factories in Jizzakh region, Uzbekistan. The announcement was made by the State Investments Committee of Uzbekistan. It is part of a plan to increase trade between Uzbekistan and China to US$10bn by 2020, reports Trend news agency. Currently, more than 700 enterprises with Chinese investment are operatign in Uzbekistan. More than 80 companies have been created with 1...

CNBM reports strong pricing in 1H18

27 August 2018, Published under Cement News

CNBM’s Chairman, Cao Ganglin, reported that the average cement price over the first half of 2018 rose to RMB311/t in China. Speaking at a press conference, Cao said there was an upside trend for cement prices due to the current supportive demand-supply situation. Full-year demand is expected to stay stable.

Dongwu Cement records 60% revenue increase in 1H18

23 August 2018, Published under Cement News

China-based Dongwu Cement International Ltd has reported a 60.4 per cent YoY increase in revenue to CNY219.49m (US$31.9m) for the six-month period ended 30 June 2018. Total profit for the period surged to CNY28,593m, compared with CNY7726m in the year-ago period. The cement sector recorded a considerable increase in sales volume, operating income and gross profit as a result of the steady demand and rising prices in the country, according to the company's unaudited financial report. In t...