Pro Global Media Ltd
Monthly magazine features news and information for industry personnel, with topics covered in each issue
including regional news, industry trends, country or regional reports, and technical issues, and special
features including the annual "Top 100 Report" (December issue) which ranks top producers
by installed integrated production capacity. Digital edition
can be viewed free online with registration.
Mining Media International
Quarterly trade publication features news and information for cementitious materials suppliers, with
special features including the annual "North American Cement Directory" (December edition) which provides
a comprehensive listing of all manufacturers and their production facilities. Digital editions other
than the directory are available free online, with free subscription available to qualified parties.
Portland Cement Association
Information resources available from this trade association include:
State and Regional Data
Data section provides summary production and consumption data on a national and state-by-state basis
and also offers reports that provide detailed apparent use consumption and real put-in-place construction
spending data for more than forty building and public works-related market segments
on a national and state basis. Summary data and sample detailed
reports are available free online.
U.S. Geological Survey
Cement Statistics and Information
National and state forecast reports provide five-year forecasts for economic conditions, construction
put-in-place spending, and portland and masonry cement consumption
for over twenty building and public works-related market segments, and the long-term outlook report
provides a twenty-five-year look ahead for cement consumption in five-year time intervals. Sample reports
are available online.
Annual "Mineral Commodity Summaries" and monthly "Mineral Industry Surveys" for this commodity sector
provide detailed statistical data on industry capacity, production, shipments, and imports and exports
by product type (e.g., portland, blended, masonry, hydraulic, and white cements; clinker) on
a country, national, state, and regional basis. Current and
archived reports are available free online.
Research reports available from this organization include:
Cement: United States
Freedonia Focus research report analyzes the U.S. market for this product sector, with data provided
in the report including historical demand and forecasts by
product (e.g., portland, blended, and other) and end-use market
(e.g., nonbuilding, residential building, and nonresidential building construction),
and companies profiled including Cemex SAB de CV, HeidlbergCement
AG, and LaFargeHolcim Ltd.
Comprehensive report provides an in-depth analysis of the global market for this product sector, with
data provided including historical demand and forecasts by product type (e.g., portland, blended, and
other cements such as pozzolanic, masonry, and specialty types), end-use market (e.g., nonbuilding,
residential building, and nonresidential building), geographic region, and for selected major countries.
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national,
state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of
companies, market volume and sales trends, average company
sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up
activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.