• June’s 11.3% increase in US cement shipments appears to have been mainly caused by the drier weather. • COVID-19 related shutdowns appear to have had little or no impact. • June’s shipments were particularly strong in Chicago (+98%), Tennessee (+40%), Arizona (+28%) and Georgia (+25%). Conversely there was a substantial decline in June 2020…

• The 5.6% decline in July 2020’s shipments over July 2019 was probably partly due to the exceptionally strong comparative of +17% in July 2019. It may also have reflected the wetter and warmer weather in July 2020, as well as any disruption caused by COVID-19 preventative measures. • Cement shipments in July 2020 were…

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

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