Cement News tagged under: Uzbekistan

RSS feed

Uzbekistan’s Kuvasaycement sees 3% revenue increase

18 December 2017, Published under Cement News

Kuvaysaycement JSC saw its revenues increase by 3.4 per cent in the first nine months of 2017 to UZS236.7bn. However, the company saw its cost of production increase by 7.5 per ent to UZS93.5bn during the period. EBITDA fell by 34.1 per cent to UZS81bn. Kuvaysaycement produces sulphate-resistant Portland cement SSPTS 400 D20, Portland cement with mineral additive PC 400 D20 as well as Portland cement for the production of asbestos cement products.

Uzbekistan cement only to be sold through exchanges

13 December 2017, Published under Cement News

Uzbekistan’s monopoly enterprises will sell cement only through exchange auctions from 1 January 2018, according to a new resolution of the country’s government on the production and consumption of cement in 2018. It is expected that 8.44Mt of cement will be sold to domestic customers in this way. The volumes not sold during the first trades will be put up for sale again within a month before being sold under direct contracts for export if this proves unsuccessful. The new resolutions ...

Evergreen Holdings to build new plant in Uzbekistan

24 November 2017, Published under Cement News

Evergreen Holdings has initiated plans to construct a new cement plant in Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan. The South Korean company will complete the project in several stages according to the demand of cement in Uzbekistan and neighbouring countries, reports Trend News Agency. The total capacity of the five operational cement plants in Uzbekistan is over 8.5Mta. However, the country hopes to increase cement output to 17Mta within the next five years.

Eurocement Group unveil plans to build cement plant

03 November 2017, Published under Cement News

The new cement plant will be an expansion on the site of Akhangarancement JSC in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. This project is expected to raise the annual production capacity of the site from 2Mt to 5Mt. According to Eurocement Group, the plant will be fitted with equipment mainly from European manufacturers and become the largest cement enterprise in the region. The new plant will be operational from 2020. 

Eurocement holds tender applications for 2.4Mta plant in Uzbekistan

21 August 2017, Published under Cement News

Eurocement Group is currently holding a tender for a general contractor to build a new cement plant in the Angren Free Economic Zone in Uzbekistan, the Jahon information agency reports. The project plans the construction of a new dry-process plant with a capacity of 6200tpd of clinker or 2.4Mta of cement. It will save 35-45 per cent on the plant's natural gas usage and the plans are to start production by the end of 2018. The project is under the special control of the Uzbek government...

DAL Teknik Makina orders second Pfeiffer mill for Uzbekistan

11 May 2017, Published under Cement News

DAL Teknik Makina, headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey, has ordered a Gebr Pfeiffer MVR mill for a new project in the province of Surxondaryo in Uzbekistan. The mill to be supplied is an MVR 5000 R-4 with a drive power of 3700kW, producing 400tph of cement raw meal. The material with a feed moisture of as much as seven per cent will be ground to a fineness of 12 per cent residue 0.090mm. The MVR mill will be ready for dispatch before the end of this year, Gebr Pfeiffer said in a statement.

Anhui Conch in talks on Uzbekistan plant construction

28 March 2017, Published under Cement News

Representatives of China’s Anhui Conch Cement Co of China have visited Uzbekistan to discuss cooperation with local construction and production company Umar regarding the implementation of a cement plant in Samarkand, Novosti Uzbekistan news agency reported. Zhao Weiqiang, a senior official of Anhui Conch, said the company is looking to establish a footprint in central Asian countries, adding: “We have the intention to build here a cement plant with annual production capacity of 2Mt of cem...

Eurocement signs LoI for Uzbek cement plant

16 February 2017, Published under Cement News

Russia’s Eurocement and Uzbekistan’s Uzqurilishmateriallari have signed a letter of intent (LoI) to build a cement plant in Uzbekistan. The new 2.4Mta works is expected to raise Eurocement’s production capacity in the country to 4.2Mta by 2020, according to Eurocement President Mikhail Skorokhod. “Besides construction of the cement plant, we are also discussing projects to upgrade the line for production of magnesia bricks and innovative construction materials, which will be sold not o...

Uzbekistan: President visits cement plant construction site

13 February 2017, Published under Cement News

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited the site of the new Almalyk mining-metallurgical complex JSC cement plant that is being built in Sherobod district on Frida,y 10 February 2017. The cement plant, which will be built at the territory of 'Vandob' village of this district, at a cost of US$212.8m is expected to produce 1.5Mta of cement. With commissioning of the enterprise, over a thousand new jobs will be created. The main portion of the production will be directed towards meeting the domes...

Tajikistan exports 0.3Mt of cement in 2016

27 January 2017, Published under Cement News

In 2016 Tajikistan exported 300,000t of cement, mainly to Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, according to Tajik Minister of Industry and New Technologies, Shavkat Bobozoda. Over the first nine months of last year, Tajikistan sent 35,000t of cement to Uzbekistan. Previously Tajikistan exported cement only to Afghanistan and Kyrgyzstan. Over the report period, Tajikistan sent 96,000t of cement to Afghanistan and 30,000t of cement to Kyrgyzstan. Besides, Tajikistan exported 65t  of ceme...