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Cement, clinker exports likely to reach yearly targets

Cement, clinker exports likely to reach yearly targets

Vietnam’s cement and clinker exports are well on track to fulfil the target set for the whole year with a positive turnover of nearly 750 million USD seen in the first seven months, statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs showed.

Efficiency improvement crucial for cement industry: experts

Efficiency improvement crucial for cement industry: experts

Production and sales of cement and clinkers of Vietnam have risen in recent years. But to maintain the growth, experts suggested that the industry should make comprehensive reforms, apply advanced technology to improve production and optimise the efficiency of natural resources.

Cement sector to face oversupply

Cement sector to face oversupply

The country’s cement surplus this year could be 30 million tonnes and reach 35 million tonnes by 2020 if Vietnam does not export cement.

Cement and clinker exports show upturn in April

Cement and clinker exports show upturn in April

VOV.VN - Vietnam businesses exported more than 1.924 million tons of cement and clinker in April to get US$67.408 million, up 6.7% in volume and 7.6% in value, according to latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Thai cement acquisitions: a questionable decision

Thai cement acquisitions: a questionable decision

The two biggest Thai cement companies were recently involved in million dollar takeovers of two cement companies in Vietnam, but in the face of the domestic cement glut and the bad business results of Vietnamese companies in the industry, was this really a smart move?

Tax code bogs down Vietnam's cement exporters

Tax code bogs down Vietnam's cement exporters

Local cement producers worry that their exported products could struggle to compete with foreign firms in term of price, a concern voiced at an online forum held in Hanoi on February 22.

Cement and clinker exports fall 7% in 2016

Cement and clinker exports fall 7% in 2016

VOV.VN - Vietnam domestic sector cement and clinker exports in 2016 are estimated to have fallen 7% against 2015 on the back of fierce competition with cheaper product churned out by producers in other countries.

Exports to Myanmar dwindle in ten months

Exports to Myanmar dwindle in ten months

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s exports to Myanmar dipped 11.1% to US$275.2 million during the first ten months of this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

2016 cement sales goal in doubt

2016 cement sales goal in doubt

Industry insiders are concerned the cement industry will find it hard to meet the target of selling 75-77 million tonnes of cement this year due to market difficulties.