TAG: Press

  • WCA Welcomes Sinoma Cement, China

    London, 22 March 2018 – The World Cement Association announced today that Sinoma Cement, one of China’s most influential cement companies, is the latest addition to its international membership spanning 35 countries. Sinoma joins as a Corporate Member.

  • WCA Welcomes China United Cement Corporation (CUCC)

    London, 3 April 2018 – The World Cement Association announced today that China United Cement Corporation (CUCC) has joined as a Corporate Member.

  • WCA Welcomes Sinoma International Engineering, China

    London, 11 April 2018 – The World Cement Association announced today that Sinoma Engineering has joined its fast-growing membership as Associate Corporate Member. Its members hail from all areas of the cement ecosystem and span 35 countries.

  • WCA Welcomes Meghna Group of Industries, Bangladesh

    London, 30 May 2018 – The World Cement Association welcomes Meghna Group of Industries, Unique Cement Industries Limited, to its international membership. The company is one of Bangladesh’s biggest conglomerates and will join as a Corporate Member. The Association now boasts a network of 66 members and representatives that cover 36 countries.

  • WCA Welcomes Royal White Cement Inc.

    London, 15 August 2018 – The World Cement Association announced today that Royal White Cement, one of America’s most influential white cement companies, is the latest addition to its international membership, now spanning 38 countries. Royal White Cement joins as a Corporate Member.

  • World Cement Association Welcomes Penna Cement, India

    London, 20 August 2018 – The World Cement Association announced today that Penna Cement, one of India’s largest privately held cement producers, has joined the organisation as a Corporate Member.

  • JK Cement Joins the World Cement Association

    London, 11 September 2018 – The World Cement Association announced today that JK Cement, one of India’s leading cement producer, has joined the organisation. With JK Cement joining as a Corporate Member, the association has further grown its global network.

  • Hefei Cement Research & Design Institute Corp. Ltd. Joins the World Cement Association

    London, 26 November 2018 – The World Cement Association (WCA) today announces a further expansion to its international membership and welcomes Hefei Cement Research & Design Institute Corp. Ltd. in China as an Associate Corporate member.

  • CemWeek Interview with Mr Song Zhiping

    Beijing, June 2019

    CemWeek Magazine 

    CemWeek Magazine interviewed Mr Song Zhiping, President of the WCA, on his views on the sustainability of the global cement industry, the low carbon economy and related future opportunities for cement producers.

  • West China Cement Joins the World Cement Association

    London, 31 July 2019 –The World Cement Association announced today that West China Cement, one of China’s leading cement companies, is the latest addition to its international membership, now spanning 38 countries. West China Cement joins as a Corporate Member.  

  • Fives FCB, New Member of the World Cement Association

    London, August 2019 - Fives FCB joined the World Cement Association (WCA) as a founding Associate Corporate Member. “We are delighted to welcome Fives, who has distinctive experience and brings new capabilities to WCA” said Vincent Lefebvre, World Cement Association Chairman.

  • SAMPYO Cement is the Newest Corporate Member of WCA

    London, 29 August 2019 –The World Cement Association announced today that South Korea’s SAMPYO Cement, a leading cement producer established in 1957, has joined the international association as a Corporate Member.

  • KHD Joins the World Cement Association

    London, 2 September 2019 – The World Cement Association announced today it has further expanded its international network of members by welcoming KHD Humboldt Wedag International AG (“KHD”), a global leader in cement plant technology and equipment, as an Associate Corporate Member.

  • World Cement Association Welcomes Sunnsy Group

    Sunnsy GroupLondon, 11 September 2019 – The World Cement Association announced today it has further expanded its international network of members by welcoming Sunnsy Group, the largest cement group in the northern area of China’s Yangtze River region. 

  • Reuters Interview with Cui Xingtai and Ian Riley

    Shanghai, 12th September 2019

    Reuters

    Mr Ian Riley, WCA CEO, and Mr Cui Xingtai, WCA Chairman were interviewed by Reuters during the WCA Annual Conference in Shanghai, regarding CONCH's carbon capture and usage pilot project at their Wuhu Plant in China. 

  • The World Cement Association Appoints Two New Joint Chairmen

    London, 24 September 2019 - The World Cement Association announced today that it has appointed two new Joint Chairmen, Mr Cui Xingtai of China United Cement Company (CUCC), China and Mr Vincent Lefebvre of Cem’In’Eu, France.

  • Taiwan’s Asia Cement Joins WCA as a Corporate Member

    London, 15 October 2019 - The World Cement Association announced today it has further expanded its international network of members by welcoming Asia Cement, a Taiwan-based company principally engaged in the production, transportation and sales of cement and clinker, as a Corporate Member.

  • World Cement Association Welcomes YTL Cement

    London, 17 October 2019 - The World Cement Association announced today that it is welcoming YTL Cement to its international membership. The company is one of the largest and most profitable manufacturers of cement, ready-mix concrete and construction aggregates in Malaysia. It will join as a Corporate Member.

  • Semen Indonesia Joins the World Cement Association

    London, 28 October 2019 -The World Cement Association announced today it has further expanded its international network of members by welcoming Semen Indonesia, Indonesia's cement industry market leader, as a Corporate Member.

  • BusinessGreen Interview with Ian Riley

    London, 28th October 2019

    BusinessGreen

    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.