A leading supplier of materials and solutions into the basic services sector in southern Africa, PPC has 11 cement factories in South Africa, Botswana, DRC, Ethiopia, Rwanda and Zimbabwe. PPC’s capacity is around eleven and a half million tonnes o... [more info]

NPC case dismissed after decade-long cement cartel probe

Its steps to expand capacity were inconsistent with capacity-based market sharing agreement – Competition Tribunal.

SA cement industry needs protection – PPC

Imports and sub-standard products are threatening its viability.

Rainbow Power Cement can’t manufacture or supply cement to SA – regulator

PPC says independent tests reveal 33% sample failure rate of 14 cement products in Gauteng.

Rand stronger as dollar dips, stocks up

Demand for the dollar wanes as investors grow optimistic about a trade deal between China and the US.

PPC says CFO Ramano to step down  

Tryphosa Ramano will step down on October 31.

Imported cement volumes up a staggering 293%

Year-on-year increase has local producers in a fight for survival.

The good, the bad and the ugly on the JSE

How the largest 90 shares performed during the last 12 months.

Cheap imports a threat to SA’s cement industry

The sector has applied for tariffs on imports and wants support from the Dti.

How the JSE has changed in 10 years

It's been quite a ride.

Five things making headlines in South Africa today

PepsiCo makes offer to acquire Pioneer Foods, Zuma to continue testimony at Zondo commission, Moyo wants a new Old Mutual board and more.

PPC recovering slowly

Challenges remain, but management seems to be doing the right things.

PPC annual earnings rise on cost saving initiatives

PPC reported a 33% increase in annual earnings on Thursday.

Where is the US/China trade war at the moment?

It is critical that a decision be made soon, says analyst.

PPC picks ex-Lafarge veteran van Wiljnen as CEO

The appointment comes after a near seven-month search for a CEO.

Five things making headlines in South Africa today

Denel gets loan to pay salaries, PPC and Sephaku results, DoE looks to a bill to protect local industry and more.

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