TITLE

WORLD CEMENT CONSUMPTION TO STABILIZE, REPORTS PCA

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Walls & Ceilings;Aug2009, Vol. 72 Issue 8, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article predicts that world cement consumption will decline 1.7 percent in 2009, according to a report by the Portland Cement Association (PCA). The drop in cement consumption will be cushioned by about 4 percent growth in utilization by China and India, which together account for 58 percent of the world's cement consumption. PCA chief economist Ed Sullivan predicts continued worldwide growth in 2011 and 2012.
ACCESSION #
43491551

 

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