Iran Clinker Stats Above 17.5 million tons of cement and clinker were exported from Iran in the past Iranian calendar year ending March 2021 andaccording to Eghtesadonline. This figure registered a 32-percent rise compared with the previous year.according to Abdolreza Sheikhan,head of Iran’s Cement Employers Association.Cement accounted for 6.7 million tons and clinker for 10.8 […]

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Bitumen, aka asphalt in the US, is a substance produced through the distillation of crude oil that is known for its waterproofing and adhesive features. Production of this material through distillation removes lighter crude oil components, such as gasoline and diesel, leaving the “heavier” bitumen behind. The producer often refines it several times to improve its grade. I can […]

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Europe – Fare East and Transpacific Trade The Shanghai Containerized Freight Index (SCFI) breached the 3,000 point mark for the first time ever in May, following several consecutive weeks of rate increases. The index, that shows the evolution of average spot rates for Chinese exports, now stands at a record high of 3,343 points. Average […]

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