Skip to main content

Sea cement and clinker trade prices remained unchanged in the Persian Gulf and Arabian Sea region

Published by
World Cement,


An update from CW Research shows that in July, prices for bulk ordinary Portland cement and for prompt deliveries of bulk ordinary grade clinker remained flat in the Persian Gulf and Arabian Sea region.

Sea cement and clinker trade prices remained unchanged in the Persian Gulf and Arabian Sea region

In the same period, East African CFR prices for bagged cement improved over 1% when compared to June.

"In the Persian Gulf-Arabian Sea region, Pakistan, one of the most important cement exporters, is optimistic in its forecasts for the coming months. The devaluation of its currency has proven to be one of the main drivers," notes Ana Almeida, an analyst with CW Group’s European team.

CW Research’s July update to Persian Gulf – Arabian Sea and East Africa Cement and Clinker price assessment report covers the latest news in the region’s trading situation. The monthly report also includes details about shipping indices for dry bulk tendency and its reasons, as well as the latest trend in the bunker oil futures.

Read the article online at: https://www.worldcement.com/africa-middle-east/24072018/sea-cement-and-clinker-trade-prices-remained-unchanged-in-the-persian-gulf-and-arabian-sea-region/

You might also like

 WCT2020

WCT2020

WCT2020 provides a unique online forum for cement industry professionals to hear first-hand from experts through a series of exclusive presentations from cement producers and industry experts.

Find out more and register for the series »

 

 Spotlight

World Cement Spotlight with Rockwell Automation

World Cement Editor, David Bizley, sat down with Michael Tay, Advanced Analytics Product Manager at Rockwell Automation to discuss his recent article in World Cement.

Entitled ‘Smooth Sailing’, this article explains how machine learning can help save energy, reduce downtime and predict equipment failures, thus enabling the smooth running of cement plant operations.

Watch the interview now »

 
 
 

Embed article link: (copy the HTML code below):


 

This article has been tagged under the following:

Cement news 2018