ANL 11.20 Decreased By ▼ -0.25 (-2.18%)
ASC 9.71 Decreased By ▼ -0.09 (-0.92%)
ASL 12.00 Increased By ▲ 0.65 (5.73%)
AVN 80.00 Increased By ▲ 1.70 (2.17%)
BOP 5.94 Increased By ▲ 0.11 (1.89%)
CNERGY 5.70 Increased By ▲ 0.16 (2.89%)
FFL 6.85 Decreased By ▼ -0.12 (-1.72%)
FNEL 6.26 Increased By ▲ 0.11 (1.79%)
GGGL 12.10 Decreased By ▼ -0.05 (-0.41%)
GGL 16.89 Increased By ▲ 0.07 (0.42%)
GTECH 9.45 Decreased By ▼ -0.20 (-2.07%)
HUMNL 7.00 Increased By ▲ 0.35 (5.26%)
KEL 2.68 Increased By ▲ 0.12 (4.69%)
KOSM 3.09 Increased By ▲ 0.09 (3%)
MLCF 27.50 Increased By ▲ 0.25 (0.92%)
PACE 3.09 Decreased By ▼ -0.01 (-0.32%)
PIBTL 5.99 Decreased By ▼ -0.12 (-1.96%)
PRL 17.58 Decreased By ▼ -0.30 (-1.68%)
PTC 7.62 Decreased By ▼ -0.53 (-6.5%)
SILK 1.29 Decreased By ▼ -0.14 (-9.79%)
SNGP 27.40 Increased By ▲ 1.31 (5.02%)
TELE 11.64 Decreased By ▼ -0.12 (-1.02%)
TPL 9.90 Increased By ▲ 0.01 (0.1%)
TPLP 18.62 Increased By ▲ 0.94 (5.32%)
TREET 29.70 Decreased By ▼ -0.40 (-1.33%)
TRG 81.11 Decreased By ▼ -0.57 (-0.7%)
UNITY 22.48 Decreased By ▼ -0.79 (-3.39%)
WAVES 13.45 Decreased By ▼ -0.05 (-0.37%)
WTL 1.56 Decreased By ▼ -0.04 (-2.5%)
YOUW 5.09 Decreased By ▼ -0.01 (-0.2%)
BR100 4,262 Increased By 29.5 (0.7%)
BR30 15,499 Increased By 12.7 (0.08%)
KSE100 42,861 Increased By 319.7 (0.75%)
KSE30 16,276 Increased By 133.1 (0.82%)

cement industry

Cement: Troubles ahead!

Cement: Troubles ahead!

Despite a visible slowdown in cement demand—though expectations earlier ran contrary to what transpired—and...
Published 22 Mar, 2022 08:01am
Cement prices in flux
BR Research

Cement prices in flux

In the past three weeks, cement prices on average have climbed by Rs16 per 50-kg bag after falling slightly in...
Published 08 Mar, 2022 08:25am
Cement: By the book
BR Research

Cement: By the book

The cement industry is all ready to add nearly 30 million tons of new capacity by FY25, expecting the market demand...
Updated 06 Dec, 2021 08:25am
Cement’s pecking order
BR Research

Cement’s pecking order

The upcoming expansion cycle within the cement industry will bring capacity to nearly 100 million tons by FY25; up...
Published 15 Nov, 2021 07:20am
Cement’s old normal
BR Research

Cement’s old normal

There is no denying it: the cement industry in Pakistan operates like a well-oiled machine. Some might say, even too...
Published 12 Nov, 2021 07:35am
CHCC & MLCF: Upbeat!
BR Research

CHCC & MLCF: Upbeat!

Last year, outstanding domestic demand dominated the cement industry’s financial performance. This year thus far,...
Published 28 Oct, 2021 07:40am
KOHC: Setting an example
BR Research

KOHC: Setting an example

At a time of rising fuel prices, efficiency is everything. Cement industry is one of the most intensive energy users...
Updated 22 Oct, 2021 08:29am
Cement: trouble brewing
BR Research

Cement: trouble brewing

If cement manufacturers are worried, they should be. It is not that cement mills don’t have the capacity to churn...
Published 06 Oct, 2021 07:35am
Cement’s coal play
BR Research

Cement’s coal play

FY21 was a treat for the cement industry. Booming demand (dispatches grew by 10 million tons in just one year; up...
Published 05 Oct, 2021 07:30am
PIOC: Good times!
BR Research

PIOC: Good times!

As earlier opined, cement companies seem to be headed in the same direction when it comes to financial performance...
Published 29 Sep, 2021 07:40am
Lucky: Shining bright
BR Research

Lucky: Shining bright

With ghosts of economic slowdown-past comfortably behind it, Lucky (PSX: LUCK) is back with a bang boasting a...
Published 10 Aug, 2021 08:03am
Cement: Ready, set
BR Research

Cement: Ready, set

Coming off of new peaks that the industry reached during the last fiscal year—covid-19 and lockdowns be...
Published 09 Aug, 2021 08:40am
Cement hauling new highs
BR Research

Cement hauling new highs

In just the last fiscal year, cement industry has sold 20 percent more cement compared to the corresponding last ...
Published 05 Jul, 2021 07:48am
Concrete fortunes
BR Research

Concrete fortunes

There are few things that can put a dampener on the cement industry’s very ceremonious year so far and what does...
Published 02 Jun, 2021 07:40am
Cement: Get, set, repeat!
BR Research

Cement: Get, set, repeat!

The cement industry is in high spirits, analogous to very few industries in the country that are not only growing in...
Published 18 May, 2021 07:40am
Cement: Primed to shine
BR Research

Cement: Primed to shine

Despite high domestic inflation, supply disruptions due to covid and the recurrence of the virus itself—which has...
Published 09 Apr, 2021 07:35am
Cement cycles
BR Research

Cement cycles

Another expansion in the cement industry is in the offing which will take capacity up by 18 million tons over the...
Published 16 Mar, 2021 07:40am
Cement: Round 2!
BR Research

Cement: Round 2!

Whether the country has left covid-19 behind is debateable but the cement industry has certainly put it far in the...
Updated 08 Mar, 2021 01:35pm
Cement: concrete revival
BR Research

Cement: concrete revival

The cement industry is demonstrating a remarkable recovery from losses to profits after demand in the country had a...
Published 05 Mar, 2021 07:35am
Kohat: Gaining ground
BR Research

Kohat: Gaining ground

After expanding its cement manufacturing plant from 2.55 million tons to 4.78 million tons—up 87 percent—just...
Published 18 Feb, 2021 07:40am
Cherat: Circling back
BR Research

Cherat: Circling back

After a lackadaisical end to FY20—the effect of which is more associated to economic downturn than covid—where...
Published 11 Feb, 2021 07:40am