Cement and Concrete Product Manufacturing establishments are primarily engaged in manufacturing Portland, natural, masonry, pozzolanic, and other hydraulic cements. It also includes ready-mix concrete manufacturing, concrete block and brick manufacturing, concrete pipe manufacturing, and other concrete product manufacturing. Cement is used in construction of buildings, bridges, dams, water tanks, roads, acid-resistant structures.
The global cement and concrete product manufacturing market was valued at $745.3 billion in 2017. Asia Pacific was the largest geographic region accounting for $489.8 billion or 65.7% of the global market. And China was the largest country accounting for $295 billion or 39.5% of the global cement and concrete product manufacturing market.
Cement manufacturers globally are collaborating and developing technologies to reduce carbon emissions from their manufacturing units. Low Carbon Technology Partnership initiative (LCTPi) of World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) is a group of cement industry leaders committed to reduce CO2 emissions 20-25% by 2030 through adopting substitutes of cement and fuel components, developing new low carbon components and improving the production process. Cemex, HeidelbergCement, LafargeHolcim and Dalmia Cement are some of the companies in LCTPi.
Companies Covered: Lafarge, CRH Plc, Cemex, China Resources, Companhia Siderurgica Nacional S A
Market Segments Included: Cement Manufacturing; Ready-Mix Concrete Manufacturing; Concrete Pipe, Brick, And Block Manufacturing; Other Concrete Product Manufacturing
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