We review for you, iron and cement prices, during Thursday’s trading, the delivery of factory land, and the local factories for the production of rebar announced a decrease in prices during the month of July, accompanied by a new decrease of 500 pounds on average per ton, driven, according to producers, to the successive decline in the prices of billet ore on the stock exchange. Globally, specifically from the Russian market, iron prices recorded in June before last, a decrease of more than 1,100 pounds per ton compared to the prices of last May.
Egypt produces about 7.9 million tons of rebar, and about 4.5 million tons of billets, while it imports 3.5 million tons of billets, according to data from the Chamber of Metallurgical Industries.
A value ranging between 200 and 500 pounds is added to the iron prices to reach the consumer. As for cement, between 100 and 200 pounds is added to reach the consumer.
The average price of iron in the Ezz Company recorded 17750 pounds per ton, the price of Beshai iron recorded 17,600 pounds per ton, and the price of Al-Attal iron recorded 17,400 pounds per ton.
While the price of iron today in the Egyptians recorded 17,500 pounds per ton, Komi iron 15,900 pounds per ton, and Al-Jayoushi iron 17,300 pounds per ton, and the decimal recorded 16,000 pounds per ton, and Maadi 15,900 pounds.
The price of iron today in Egypt Steel recorded 15,900 pounds per ton, Dekheila Iron recorded 17,750 pounds, Al-Marakby 15,750 pounds, and Attia 15,750 pounds.
As for iron prices in investment factories, the average ton price ranges between 16,000 and 17,000 pounds, reaching the consumer between 17,500 and 17,700 pounds.
While armed cement recorded 1330 pounds per ton, Al-Nasr Cement recorded 1320 pounds per ton, Al-Askari recorded 1300 pounds, and Egypt cement Beni Suef 1310 pounds.
Al-Suwaidi Cement recorded 1360 pounds per ton, and special cement recorded 1340 pounds per ton, as well as Nile Valley Cement recorded 1320 pounds per ton, and Helwan Cement recorded 1360 pounds per ton.
Mixed cement prices ranged between 990 and 1060 pounds, while resistant cement ranged between 1365 and 1,390 pounds, and white cement between 2,500 and 2,600 pounds.
Mixed cement is made by mixing cement with other materials such as (fly ash, silica dust or kiln slag), which gives it additional quality, such as the ability to produce less porous concrete, which is more durable, less heat-generating and stronger during cooling, and is used in finishing, building and industry Tiles and flooring.
As for the resistant cement, it is used in the works of reinforced concrete, for the construction of large facilities, water tanks and all kinds of piles, the manufacture of concrete pipes and the pouring of bridges and bridges. The resistant cement is characterized by a low content of tri-calcium aluminum, and is placed in a warehouse with a wooden base to prevent moisture from reaching it.
White cement consists of (limestone, white sand, quartz, kaolin, clay, and plaster) and contains a little iron oxide and manganese oxide. In white concrete works.