NDRC: Cement output in the first half year is 1.045 billion tons with year-on-year growth of 6.8%

Byzengjiaming12

Updated Mon, 02 Sep 2019 09:27:26 GMT

  On the morning of July 31st, NDRC (National Development and Reform Commission) has released operation situation of architectural material industries during the first half year. In the past half year, national cement output is 1.04469 billion tons with year-on-year growth of 6.8%, at the same period of last year, it is a year-on-year decrease of 0.6%; commercial concrete output is 1.03191 billion m3, which has increased by 13.6%, the year-on-year growth rate has dropped by 4.4%. Sheet glass output is 462.17 million cases with an increase of 6.8%, and at the same period of last year, it is a year-on-year decrease of 0.9%.

  Compared with last month, cement price has dropped, while sheet glass price has risen. In June, the average price of P.O 42.5 bulk cement around the country is 448 Yuan/ton with month-on-month decrease of 1.5% and year-on-year increase of 3.7%. Average mill price of sheet glass(original) is 63 Yuan/weight case, with month-on-month increase of 0.8% and year-on-year decrease of 5.2%.