- Published: Wednesday, 22 May 2019 12:41
- Written by Cement Americas News
Total shipments of portland and blended cement, including imports, in the United States and Puerto Rico in February 2019 were 5.7 million metric tons (Mt), a slight decrease from shipments in February 2018, according to the most recent USGS Mineral Industry Survey. Shipments for the year through February totaled 12.1 Mt, an increase of 4.7% from those for the same period in 2018. The leading producing states for portland and blended cement in February 2019 were, in descending order, Texas, California, Florida, Missouri and Alabama.