New player poised to mix up cement sector


Operators working in the aggregates, cement and ready-mix concrete (RMX) sector are today waiting to see what impact a new major player in the cement sector will have on their businesses. Following a two-year inquiry into lack of competition in the cement and ground granulated blast furnace slag (GGBS) markets, the Competition Commission (CC) wants to shake things up for the three main players – Lafarge Tarmac, Hanson and Cemex – by allowing a new entrant to the sector. The […]