CW Group's Cement Strategy, Finance and Trade Summit Americas 2020

CW Group's Cement Strategy, Finance and Trade Summit Americas 2020

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January 16-17, 2020 | Miami, USA

The 2020 edition of CW Group’s Cement Strategy, Finance & Trade Summit Americas executive meeting brings a unique interactive discussion format for the senior executives in the cement sector, covering key burning topics on cement strategy, finance and trade in a multi-client consulting setting.

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  • Leaders of cement companies that need real business information and data for their annual planning

  • CFOs and financial teams that plan and analyse their companies’ direction, cost competitiveness and investment priorities

  • Procurement specialists from cement manufacturers who are interested in meeting with suppliers and striking new deals

  • Raw materials managers from cement groups that are actively involved with coal mining and / or fuel buying

  • Cement traders and exporters that need to understand the latest trends in the region

  • Shippers and cargo carriers that move cement, clinker, slag and fuels in and out of the region

  • Technologists and solution providers that enable the trade, operation and strategies of cement companies


  • Interact with industry specialists: Gain first hand access to senior CW consultants and analysts.

  • Receive Data: Leave with actual, systematic information

  • Obtain Insights: Obtain the latest industry data and statistics from the CW Research team.

  • Discuss, not just listen: Discuss not just presentations, but review actual data in a multi-client consulting setting.

  • Personal Discussions: Meet in a small group with key decision makers in cement industry.

  • Relevant Topics: Address topics that will tackle the most pressing issues affecting your day-to-day operations.

Program Topics

  • Global macro-economic perspective – Americas focus

  • Risk and crisis in Central and South America

  • Innovative business models

  • Trade – challenges and opportunities

  • Regulatory challenges and trade barriers

  • Cement trade flows

  • Adapting pricing strategies to fluctuant markets

  • Finance and investment

  • Financial performance: margins, operating excellence

  • Regional opportunities for savings

  • Accessing new forms of long-term capital

  • Shipping & Logistics

  • Overview of bulk shipping in the region

  • Price dynamics for ocean freight rates

  • Supply Chain Management - optimizing delivery

  • Business and government

  • Impact of taxation, import, export and other regulations

  • Framework for cementitious materials: options for slag and fly ash

  • Energy management

  • Petcoke and coal – perspectives for the future

  • CO2 lower emissions: regulations and opportunities

  • Alternative fuels from waste materials


  • Al Rajhi Cement

  • ArcelorMittal

  • Beumer

  • Capitol Aggregates

  • Carib Sand & Stone

  • Cemengal

  • Cimsa Cimento

  • CSM

  • Carmeuse

  • Cementos Argos

  • Cementos Progreso

  • Cementos Panama

  • Cementos San Marcos

  • CN Canada

  • CSS

  • Eurovia

  • Fives FCB

  • FL Smidth

  • Gebr. Pfeiffer

  • IFC / World Bank

  • JK White Cement

  • LafargeHolcim

  • LafargeHolcim Trading

  • Loesche

  • Panama Canal

  • Rexnord

  • St. Marys Cement

  • Suez Cement

  • Trinidad Cement

  • Titan Cement

  • Votorantim Cimentos

  • Zag International



Important visa and travel information: Obtaining a necessary visa is the responsibility of the delegate. Check with your local embassy and if you are required to obtain a visa, please allow enough time for your application to be processed before you travel. Please also note, that travel expenses and hotel accommodation are not included in the registration fee.

For delegates traveling from abroad requesting a Letter of Invitation please send your request to

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