Construction sector growth in Indonesia is expected to grow strongly to 2021 – but the cement sector will remain plagued by overcapacity.
Asia & Pacific Rim
TMEIC has purchased the process control business of Real Time Consultants, a Melbourne-based engineering and consultancy business.
Vietnamese cement producer, Bim Son Cement, has ordered a Loesche vertical roller mill for grinding clinker and granulated blastfurnace slag.
Growth in the Philippines’ construction sector will hit an average of 11.2% between 2017 and 2020, supporting a surge in demand for building materials.
Thailand-based The Siam Cement Public Co. is to invest in a logistics joint venture company alongside the Barito Group in Indonesia.
Asian cement production grew in the first four months of the year on good performance in China, Thailand, and Vietnam, while in Latin America and the Mediterranean Basin, producers struggled.
Mongolun Alt Group has opened Mongolia’s newest and largest cement plant, which was supplied by FLSmidth.
Research and Markets has added 'Research Report on China's Cement Industry, 2017-2021’ to its offering.
Eagle Cement has ordered a Loesche vertical roller mill for grinding coal and petcoke at its Barangay plant in the Philippines.
Cemengal has recently commissioned a new modular grinding plant for Cemindo in Bengkulu province, Indonesia.
Philippines conglomerate, DMCI Holdings, is considering a move into the cement industry with the construction of a 5000 tpd plant on Semirara Island.
Cemex Philippines has signed a contract with CBMI for the construction of a new kiln production line.