Latest News Building materials

Building materials

04/09/2023 at 13h38, by Christelle Marot

Matias Cardarelli at the helm of PPC, the South African cement giant

He will officially take up his post on 1 January 2024, following a period of transition and handover...

Agri-food industry

12/12/2022 at 14h09, by Africa Business+

EBRD invests €14m in Morocco’s Multisac

The European financial institution is renewing its previous support of new expansion projects for the...

Building materials

13/06/2022 at 16h46, by Africa Business+

Liberia: Fouta cement grinding plant gets IFC/IDA financing

The materials importer and trader will benefit from three loans from the IFC and IDA for a $43 million...

Building materials

29/10/2021 at 16h19, by Africa Business+

COMESA gives green light for sale of Holcim subsidiaries in Reunion and Madagascar 

The authorities’ agreement comes after the group’s withdrawal from Zambia and Malawi. 

Building materials

26/02/2021 at 15h57, by Africa Business+

Who advises Moussa Kouanda, the Burkinabè entrepreneur who is embarking on cement and solar panels?

According to information from Jeune Afrique Business +, the Burkinabè boss is enlisting consultants...

Building materials

24/02/2021 at 18h03, by Africa Business+

Cameroon: LafargeHolcim’s Cimencam applies for mining permits

According to Jeune Afrique Business+ sources, the national leader in cement production wants to expand...

Building materials

09/10/2020 at 15h36, by Tarik Bargal

Emaar delays final cement plant payment owed to Egyptian company Helwan

More than two years after the takeover, the Dubai-based group has still not paid its entire €36m bill,...

Building materials

01/07/2020 at 16h14, by Africa Business+

CIMAT (Anas Sefrioui) enlists BMCE Capital to help raise funds and increase capacity

In spite of the pandemic-induced crisis negatively impacting the construction industry, the kingdom’s...

Building materials

09/06/2020 at 17h29, by Gaëlle Arenson

BUA Cement (Abdul Samad Rabiu) pursues Dangote territory in southwest Nigeria

The expansion strategy of Nigeria’s No. 2 cement player is paying off. Primarily involving an aggressive...

Building materials

01/04/2020 at 16h41, by Gaëlle Arenson

Building materials

25/02/2020 at 17h20, by Africa Business+

Enfidha deepwater port: favourites Bouygues and China Harbour Engineering Co have the upper hand on Eiffage and Vinci

The winner of the request for proposal for the construction of Tunisia’s first deepwater port planned...

Any questions ? contact us

Please get in touch with the Africa Business+ team if you require any further information.

Email us : [email protected]

Add AB+ to your home screen

1. Click on + at the bottom of your screen.

2. Click on + to add AB+ on the home screen.

3. Enter the name of the shortcut and confirm.