Cement production picks up in Colombia

According to the latest statistics released by Colombia’s DANE, production of grey cement increased by 10.2% y/y to 907 800 t in February 2014. Meanwhile, domestic cement sales for the month totalled 924 000 t, up 11.7% y/y.

Cement sales registered the highest growth in Cuaca (59.2%), North Santander (56.9%) and Magdalena (59.3%). However, sales were down by 38% in Crdoba and by 10.7% in Bolvar in February.

In the first two months of 2014, cement production reached approximately 1.727 million t and domestic consumption came in at more than 1.73 million t. This represents an increase of 6.1% y/y and 6.5% y/y, respectively.

In January – February 2014, according to destination region, cement sales declined in Crdoba and Bolvar but improved in Cundinamarca, Antioquia, Magdalena, North Santander, Huila and Valle del Cauca.

(Visited 77 times, 2 visits today)

Get involved

Register

As a member of this site you will be able to receive aggregates news relating only to those categories that are most relevant to you, submit job listings for FREE, post questions in the Q&A, and more.

Register Now

Feature your company

The Feature Your Company listing is your custom-made (by us) profile page that allows you to add any of the following content: text, videos, links, images. The page will also be listed on the Featured Company landing page. Over 560 unique aggregates users visit the site per day! Complete the enquiry form now to contact us.

Contact us

Jobs

Are you looking for an aggregate related job? Click here to see our jobs listing supplied by industry experts United Employment.

See Jobs

Advertise

Reach thousands of budget holders and decision makers by promoting your company on the longest established aggregate website in the US & Canada. Or advertise in our emails which are sent to opted-in subscribers according to their chosen categories. All advertising will display correctly on tablets and mobiles as this site is responsive.