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Jamaica: Caribbean Cement to start 240,000t Venezuelan shipment

23 October 2014, Published under Cement News

Caribbean Cement Company Ltd (CCCL) has commenced supply of a new 240,000t clinker order to Venezuela. The US$20.5m contract will run over an 18-month period and help boost export revenue from the Rockfort plant. The new order from Caracas extends a previous agreement that saw CCCL ship 100,000t of clinker between December 2013 and April 2014 in a US$8.5m deal. In 9M14, CCCL recorded clinker exports of 80,373t, compared to 6757t in 9M13. Cement export sales also increased during the Jan-Se...

Green light factories

21 January 2014, Published under Cement News

The global cement market remains subdued with China moving away from a cyclical peak and India’s fall-off in new capacity additions. Nevertheless, Africa, Russia and the CIS countries are all seeing significant capacity expansion levels. In spite of the slowdown in consumption in Brazil recently, activity levels across Latin America reflect a wider optimism. Vicat Sagar opened its Gulbarga cement plant in January. The facility is to serve the markets of Maharashtra, North Andhra Pr...