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Titan Group tenders Euronext and Athens Exchange listing

19 October 2018, Published under Cement News

Titan Cement company has announced that Titan Cement International has submitted a voluntary tender offer the exchange of all the ordinary shares and preference shares issued by Titan Cement Co SA with new shares of Titan Cement International SA. The purpose of this offer is to have a listing of Titan Group on Euronext Brussels, one of the European Union stock exchanges. The offer includes the proposal of a secondary listing and admission to trading of all Titan Cement International SA shar...

Titan to gain control of Adocim Joint venture

24 August 2018, Published under Cement News

Titan has reached an agreement to increase its participation in its joint venture in Turkey. Adocim Cimento Beton Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. is a 50-50 per cent joint venture established between the Cem Sak Group and Titan in 2008. It consists of a modern cement plant with 1.5Mta cement capacity, a 0.6Mta grinding unit and three ready-mix concrete units. Titan has reached an agreement with its partner to acquire an additional 25 per cent of Adocim, while at the same time disposing of its 50 pe...

Adverse weather and foreign currency exchange affect Titan's 1Q18

24 May 2018, Published under Cement News

Τitan Group 1Q18 results suffered from adverse weather conditions in the US and southeastern Europe, coupled with the strengthening of the euro against the US dollar and other currencies. Consolidated turnover reached EUR322.5m, recording a EUR39m decline compared to the previous year. EBITDA declined by EUR7.6m reaching EUR43.5m. Net profit after minorities and the provision for taxes was EUR0.9m, versus a EUR3.9m loss recorded in the 1Q17. Wet weather on the eastern coast of the ...

Titan's 2017 turnover remains stable at EUR1506m

28 March 2018, Published under Cement News

Titan's 2017 consolidated turnover remained stable, at EUR1505.8m, a marginal 0.2 per cent decline compared to 2016. EBITDA reached EUR273.4m, a 1.9 per cent decrease. Non-recurring events (staff redundancy programmes in Egypt and Greece and hurricane Irma in Florida) had a negative impact on EBITDA of about EUR1m, against EUR6.7m of such costs in 2016. Net profit after minorities and the provision for taxes was EUR42.7m, compared to EUR127.4m in 2016. Annual results strengthened on t...

Titan 1H17 turnover reached €773.8m up 6.9%

28 July 2017, Published under Cement News

Τitan Group's 1Q17 results saw consolidated turnover was EUR773.8m (US$905.4m), posting a 6.9 per cent increase compared to the 1H16. EBITDA increased by 18.9 per cent, reaching EUR142.1m. Net profit after minority interests and the provision for taxes increased by 51.4 per cent and stood at EUR13.9m, versus a net profit of EUR9.2m in the respective period of 2016. Consolidated turnover for the second quarter increased by 6.7 per cent to EUR412m. EBITDA grew by 19.5 per cent to reach EUR9...

9M16 results see upturn in the US and Egypt

04 November 2016, Published under Cement News

Several cement companies released their 9M16 results this week. While the US and Egypt provided a healthy boost to business results for companies such as Titan Cement Group, in Asia and the Middle East returns were less positive. Titan Cement Group released its 9M16 results this week and relied on its Egyptian and US operations to boost its turnover, which climbed to EUR1124m, up 9.2 per cent on the same period in 2015. Several cement producers have seen good margin improvement in Egypt ...

Titan to take on Brazilian challenge

05 August 2016, Published under Cement News

Titan Cement Group made an unexpected move this week, buying into Cimento Apodi in Brazil. The Greek-based multinational will form a joint venture t o operate the business with the Dias Branco Group and Titan/Sarkis, Sarkis being a vehicle company 94 per cent owned by Titan. Cimento Apodi, situated in Ceará, northeast Brazil, operates the 1800tpd Quixeré cement plant as well as a 0.36Mt grinding unit at Pecém port, near Fortaleza. Some 2Mta of cement production will be added to Titan’s mu...

Titan Cement takes US$100m stake in Brazil's Cimento Apodi

04 August 2016, Published under Cement News

Greece's Titan Cement Group has announced that it is to take a 50 per cent equity stake in Companhia Industrial de Cimento Apodi of Brazil. The deal will see Titan invest an estimated US$100m to become joint owner of the company alongside Brazilian conglomerate the Dias Branco Group. Both organisations will acquire a 50 per cent interest in the cement producer. Cimento Apodi is based in the state of Ceará in northeastern Brazil and operates a grinding plant in Pecém and a new integrate...

Titan 1Q16 results boosted by US growth

13 May 2016, Published under Cement News

Titan Group posted robust growth in sales and operating performance in 1Q16, primarily on the back  of the US market, as well as the improved operation of the plants in Egypt. Consolidated turnover reached EUR337.8m, posting a 19 per cent increase compared to the same period the previous year. EBITDA increased by 86 per cent reaching EUR43.3m. Net profit after minority interests and the provision for taxes were negatively impacted by foreign exchange translation effects, particularly thos...

Titan's US profits more than double

11 March 2016, Published under Cement News

Titan's turnover rose by 20.7 per cent in 2015 to EUR1397.8m and EBITDA improved by 19.2 per cent to EUR216.4m. Following an 24.4 per cent increase in the depreciation and impairment charge to EUR130.7m. boosted by a EUR11.6m impairment charge in the USA, the trading profit declined by 3.2 per cent to EUR108.9m. The net financial charge was 1.7 per cent higher at EUR66.8m while the foreign exchange gain was 43.9 per cent lower at EUR17.4m in the previous year. The pr-tax profit was 10 per...