Cemex Amends Take-Over Bid for Trinidad Cement

Cemex, S.A.B. de C.V. announced that its indirect subsidiary, Sierra Trading, will present a change and variation notice to the Dec. 5 offer and take-over bid for Trinidad Cement Ltd. (TCL). The company is increasing the offer price from TT$4.50 ($0.67) to TT$5.07 ($0.75) per TCL share in its aim to raise its stake in the Caribbean company from 39.5 percent to 74.9 percent.

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Green Cement Market Estimated to Reach $38.1B by 2024

Transparency Market Research (TMR) recently published a new report titled "Green Cement Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2024." According to the report, the global green cement market was valued at $14.8 billion in 2015 and is anticipated to reach $38.1 billion by 2024, expanding at a CAGR of 11.3 percent between 2016 and 2024.

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Mitsubishi Cement Expansion Draws Environmental Concerns

A proposal granting Mitsubishi Cement Corp. permission to build a 128-acre quarry and a 1.8-mile road on public land in the San Bernardino National Forest is being criticized by the Center for Biological Diversity, reported the San Bernardino County Sun.

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Cement Conference Announces 2017 Dates

The 59th annual IEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Industry Technical Conference will be held May 21-25 at the Telus Convention Centre in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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