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Titan's regional success

26 March 2021, Published under Cement News

Titan announced its 2020 financial results this week, reporting its highest EBITDA since 2010 at EUR286.2m.  The solid results come despite a challenging year amid the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic in its regional markets. Regional market overview The group's US operations were supported by market resilience as construction works were allowed to continue as an essential activity. Cement consumption in Florida benefitted from increased housing demand, partially offset by a downturn in ...

Cementarnica Usje BoD president resigns

22 January 2021, Published under Cement News

The president of the Board of North Macedonia-based Cementarnica Usje, Konstantinos Derdemezis, has resigned due to undisclosed reasons. The position will be filled by Yanni Paniaras until the next shareholders’ meeting, said the company in a bourse filing. Mr Paniaras is serving as delegated director in the Board of Directors of Greece-based Titan, Cementarnica Usje’s parent company.

Titan Cement Group enters strategic partnership with FLSmidth

24 November 2020, Published under Cement News

Greece-based Titan Cement Group has signed a new 2.5 year service agreement with FLSmidth that will put sustainability, digitalisation and productivity at the top of the agenda as the cement group aims to achieve best practice implementation across its plants in Europe, Africa and the Americas. The agreement gives Titan full access to FLSmidth’s extensive process- and technical knowhow and assistance services, covering the entire plant operations from on-site plant inspections and remote s...

1H20 results show regional impact of coronavirus on cement demand

31 July 2020, Published under Cement News

This week, the cement industry majors have been announcing their business results for the first half of 2020. The business results of Dangote Cement, Cemex, UltraTech, HeidelbergCement, Titan and Vicat give the first clear indications of how the cement sector has been impacted and responded to the COVID-19 pandemic in various regions of the world. Africa Dangote Cement was first to announce its 1H20 results and announced a two per cent growth in revenue to NGN476.9bn (US$1.23bn). April...

Titan Global Finance Plc makes EUR250m notes offering

03 July 2020, Published under Cement News

Titan Global Finance Plc, subsidiary of Titan Cement International SA, has made a EUR250m notes offering that will mature in 2027, with a 2.75 per cent coupon per annum. The orders in the book were above two times the nominal amount of the issue and the application will be made to the Irish Stock Exchange plc, trading a Euronext Dublin. The closing date is set for 9 July 2020. The proceeds of the notes will be used by the issuer to purchase some or all of the EUR300m with a coupon of 3.5 pe...

Titan issues notes for general purposes, including bank debt repayment

30 June 2020, Published under Cement News

Titan Global Finance plc, a subsidiary of Titan Cement International SA, is inviting holders of its 3.500 per cent guaranteed notes due June 2021, originally issued in an aggregate principal amount of EUR300m and of which EUR287m remains outstanding, to tender any or all of their notes for purchase by the offeror of cash. The offeror will pay a cash purchase price equal to EUR1016 per EUR1000 in principal amount of the notes validly tendered and accepted for purchase, plus any accrued and un...

Titan posts rise in 5M EBITDA

26 June 2020, Published under Cement News

Titan Group reported a drop in consolidated revenue by 2.1 per cent to EUR641.8m in the January-May 2020 period, following a 6.1 per cent growth in the 1Q20 and a subsequent slowdown in April and May during the peak of the coronavirus pandemic. However, EBITDA rose by 5.5 per cent to EUR97.3m thanks to a reduction in costs, mainly due to lower fuel costs. Titan's net profit after taxes and minorities was down 9.1 per cent YoY to EUR3.5m. With construction considered an essential activity ...

Titan publishes its 2019 annual report

15 April 2020, Published under Cement News

Titan has published its 2019 annual report outlining the group's financial, environmental and social performance. While Titan delivered another solid financial performance and made good progress on its 2020 environmental and social targets, responding to climate change and the digital revolution, the coronavirus broke out during the writing of the report. TITAN has mobilised to take measures to protect its staff. An assessment of the impact of COVID-19 is included in the report. Dimi...

Titan records 8% advance in revenue for 2019

20 March 2020, Published under Cement News

Greece-based Titan Cement has seen its group consolidated revenue advance eight per cent to EUR1.609bn in 2019, compared with EUR1.49bn in the previous year. EBITDA also increased 2.8 per cent YoY to EUR267.1m from EUR259.7m. "We are well placed to simultaneously navigate the market cycles of our business and participate in the major transformational changes that will affect our sector and beyond, focusing on operational excellence and profitability, as well as on adaptability, agility and...

Τitan launches its Group Digital Centre of Competence

30 January 2020, Published under Cement News

Titan Cement Group has launched its Group Digital Center of Competence, to improve its operational efficiency and competitiveness, and to develop new ways of connecting with its customers. The Group Digital Center of Competence is part of the group's Digital Initiative, launched in May 2017. During the last three years, Titan has introduced multiple digital and advanced analytics pilots and solutions focussing on real-time production optimisation, asset failure prediction with machine lear...