11 December 2019 - In order to promote the uptake of energy-saving and emissions-reduction technologies in the world cement industry, alongside the sharing of best practice and innovation, the World Cement Association arranged a members-only forum to Jining Conch on 6th December 2019. More than 20 managers and senior technicians from South Korea, Malaysia, Taiwan and the China attended the event.

10 December 2019 - On the 5th and 7th December 2019, the World Cement Association hosted its very first Members-Only forum at Anhui Conch and Zanhuang BBMG in China on the topic of Smart Plants and AI in cement industry operations. 19 plant and engineering managers and automation specialists representing 11 companies attended the one-day workshop, hosted by the WCA in collaboration with Conch and BBMG.

London, 6th December 2019

World Cement Magazine

WCA CEO Ian Riley sat down for a Q&A with World Cement Magazine, offering his insights on the state of the Chinese cement industry and climate change. 

London, 27 November 2019

ZKG Magazine

ZKG Magazine, a German-based, English-language magazine dedicated to reporting on the cement and binding industry, invited WCA CEO Ian Riley to write a guest editorial for their December edition.

London, 4 November 2019 - The World Cement Association announced today that FLSmidth China, a wholly owned subsidiary of FLSmidth A/S, the market-leading supplier of production facilities, equipment and service solutions to the global mining and cement industry, has joined the international association as an Associate Member.

London, 28 October 2019


Sustainable business magazine, BusinessGreen, interviewed Ian Riley, WCA CEO on the importance of innovation and new technology in the cement industry in order to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.