Cement & Concrete
In the February issue of International Cement Review, Buzzi Unicem reviews its cooperation with Fives in the development of the FCB Horomill® technology.
To find out about the evolution of this equipment through the story related by Buzzi Unicem, from the first presentation of the FCB Horomill® in the early 90's until its implementation at Maryneal plant (USA) in 2016, to know more about this technology suitable for both cement and raw mix grinding without any alteration to the machine configuration, and to figure out why the FCB Horomill® remains the first choice of Buzzi Unicem group for its new installations, follow the link:
In recent conversation with industry participants SteelMint learned that steel mills in Bangladesh have turned active for bulk bookings. It is learnt that 2 bulk cargos for ferrous scrap were booked recently from USA and Japan, to Bangladesh
Global ferrous scrap prices observed mixed trend this week. Turkey observed softening on a standoff between buyers and sellers which has resulted in a sharp correction in global offers towards the closing of the week.
China's Caofeidian port in Tangshan, Hebei province, has put a freeze on customs declarations for all imported coal with effect from 16 July, stoking fears that similar restrictions will be placed on other north China ports.
A court in Egypt has overruled objections by the government to the overturning of steel billet import sanctions, meaning the 15pc duty cannot be charged.
In the first quarter of 2019, the global gold market continued to recover from the two-year lowest average price point of $1,213/ozt recorded in Q3 2018, rebounding to $1,304/ozt in Q1 2019, the second consecutive quarter of growth.
Lower growth rates, geopolitical disturbances and risks