Industry Analysis

Cement Industry 2017H1: No Obvious Change in Demand and Output

Cement output has undergone great fluctuation in recent years and it gradually becomes stable now. Cement output kept growing at -5% or so in 2015 YOY but the growth rate rose to 2%-4% in 2016. In the first half of this year, cement output only fluctuated by 1%. From January to June, domestic cement output added up to 1.11 billion tons, up by 0.4% YOY. The stable cement output indicates that the domestic demand has entered a high platform stage and it is estimated that cement output in this year…

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