According to the Vietnam Building Material Association, Vietnam’s cement industry gained 30 per cent YoY in June 2018.
Domestic demand reached 6.91Mt, with an increase of 29 per cent compared to June 2017, including 2.18Mt sold by the Vietnam Cement Industry Corp (Vicem). Exports also increased by 35 per cent on annual basis in June to 1.8Mt. Cemtech Asia 2018, the main cement industry conference and exhibition, took place successfully at the Meliá Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam, from 24 to 27 June 2018. The three-day meeting explored markets and technical advances of the Asian cement industry.