• The 10.2% increase in October 2020’s shipments over October 2019 was probably at least partly to the drier weather. • The high comparative in October 2019 (+19.9%) reflected the weak comparative in October 2018 (-12.8%). • Texas cement shipments in October 2020 were particularly strong for LafargeHolcim (+42%), CRH’s subsidiary Ash Grove (+14%) and…

Latest quarter comparative results analysis of US/North America Based Businesses

• August’s 7.0% decline in US cement shipments was probably caused by a combination of the extremely hot weather and the impact of COVID preventative measures. • Shipments in the first eight months of 2020 were 0.7% higher than in the same period last year. For the full-year the Portland Cement Association currently has three…

Map of plants, data table (consumption, capacity, capacity utilisation, exports, imports), market shares, margins, outlook and capacity utilisation

Map of plants, data table (consumption, capacity, capacity utilisation, exports, imports), market shares, margins, outlook and capacity utilisation