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Fauji Cement profits surge 15%

22 April 2019, Published under Cement News

Fauji Cement Company Ltd (FCCL), Pakistan, posted earnings of PKR2.4bn (USD16.99m), up by 15 per cent YoY for the nine months ended March 31 in FY2019. Net sales declined by 1.07 per cent to PKR15.64bn, from PKR15.81bn, primarily owing to drop in local dispatches. Over the period, distribution costs fell by 4 per cent to PKR183m, but administration expenses increased by 8 per cent to PKR 295m.

Cement continues to shine Pakistan's Stock Exchange

15 February 2019, Published under Cement News

Cement stock performance on the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) continues unabated. According to a research house report, Pakistan equities closed marginally negative with benchmark KSE100 Index settling at 40,544 levels today. The market kicked off positive and traded in green for most part of the day but succumbed to losses in the end due to institutional selling.   Cement remained in the limelight owing to receding coal prices. As such, Fauji Cement Co Ltd shares were up 1.66 per cent, M...

Fauji Cement Company appoints directors

13 December 2018, Published under Cement News

Fauji Cement Company Ltd (FCCL) has informed Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) that it has appointed a new Chairman, Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director and Directors during 10th Extra Ordinary General Meeting on 29th November 2018. The new board now consists of the following directors with effect from 13 December 2018. Lt Gen Syed Tariq Nadeem Gilani, HI(M), (Retd) Chairman Lt Gen Muhammad Ahsan Mahmood, HI(M), (Retd)  CEO/MD Dr Nadeem Inayat  Non Executive Director Maj Gen Tahi...

Expansion plans of Fauji Cement are underway

12 November 2018, Published under Cement News

Fauji Cement Company Limited (FCCL) has informed Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) that the 10th Extraordinary General Meeting (EOGM) of FCCL will be held in  Islamabad on 29 November 2018 to obtain approval for a greenfield project, elect company directors for a period of three years from 13 December 2018 to 12 December 2021and other business. According to annual report for the year 2018, the company is planning to establish an additional plant and necessary preparation in this regard are u...

Fauji Cement announces 80% earnings growth

23 October 2018, Published under Cement News

Pakistan’s Fauji Cement Co Ltd recorded 79 per cent YoY growth in its gross profit to PKR1.41bn (US$10.61m) for the 1QFY18-19 ended 30 September. Its earnings similarly advanced 80 per cent to PKR801m. Net sales increased 11 per cent to PKR5.34bn, on the back of improved prices during the period, according to a statement to the stock exchange. The improvements in profit have been attributed to a controlled cost structure following the commencement of operation of its second line after hav...

Fauji Cement 9M net profits total PKR2.12bn

09 May 2018, Published under Cement News

According to Board of Directors report of Fauji Cement Co Ltd (FCCL), during the nine-month period ended 31 March 2018, it earned a net profit of PKR2.12bn (US$18.36m)  as compared to PKR1.972bn (US$17m) in the same period last year. FCCL achieved capacity utilisation of 98 per cent, compared to 87 per cent in the corresponding period of the last year. FCCL's local dispatches stood at 2.328Mt, compared to 2.132Mt during the corresponding period of the last year, showing an increase of nin...

Fauji Cement of Pakistan reports falls in profit of 6MFY17-18

20 February 2018, Published under Cement News

Fauji Cement (FCCL) has announced its July-Dec 2017 results with net profit for the period falling to PKR1.26bn (US$11.3m) from PKR1.3bn (US$11.7m), earned in corresponding month of last fiscal year. This translates to a fall in profit of 2.7 per cent on a YoY basis. Experts say the profit falls are due to the increased costs of sale and distribution. According to a company bourse filing, its sales were up by 0.8 per cent to PKR10.26 bn in 6MFY17-18. The company incurred a distribution c...

Fauji Cement announce plans for greenfield project

14 December 2017, Published under Cement News

Fauji Cement Company Ltd (FCCL) has announced plans to set up a greenfield project. The Pakistan-based company currently operates a 3.43Mta cement plant in Jhang Bahtar, Attock District. Fauji Cement achieved 85 per cent capacity utilisation in the first quarter of FY2017-18, an increase from 72 per cent recorded in the year-ago period. The company also reported a rise in local dispatches in the same period, to 642,166t from 556,710t of the corresponding quarter the previous year. Expor...

Fauji Cement Line II expected to be running at the end of October

10 October 2017, Published under Cement News

Fauji Cement Company Ltd’s (FCCL) of Pakistan is making efforts to revive production from Line II following an accident last year which affected plant production. According to local research house, the company has taken the advantage of the line's needed reconstruction to expand its capacity from original 7200tpd to 7600tpd. FCCL suffered depressed operations in FY17 post collapse of its 2.16Mt clinker silo in May 2016, which halted operations of the line. However, the company is expecte...

Pakistan's local dispatches expected to grow at 3% in September

29 September 2017, Published under Cement News

Experts foresee that total cement sales in September 2017 to observe a decline of two per cent YoY to clock in at 3Mt. Out of which, exports are likely to depict a downward trajectory, dropping by 26 per cent YoY to 387,000t while local dispatches are expected to grow three per cent YoY to 2.6Mt. According to estimates of local research house, region wise distribution suggests that domestic sales during September in the north and south registered growth of five per cent YoY to 2.2Mt and ...