Tabuk Cement has joined the growing ranks of Saudi cement makers to look to the export market to relieve domestic market woes.
USGS has released its latest Mineral Industry Survey, indication that cement shipments were down in December 2016.
Saudi Arabian cement maker, Al Jouf, has received a cement export license from the Ministry of Commerce and Investment.
Construction is on track for completion in 2Q17 at Pakistan’s first dry bulk terminal, with equipment onsite and in the process of being installed, tested and commissioning.
A new, purpose-built cement carrier has joined the New Zealand coastal cement trade to improve cement distribution in the buoyant construction sector.
Pangaea Logistics has taken delivery of two ice-class ultramax carriers for its Northern Bulk Carriers subsidiary, which provides shipment of various dry bulks, including clinker.
Cement production at LafargeHolcim’s Sagunto plant fell 10% in 2016 as Algerian demand for cement imports waned.