Global Gypsum

January 27, 2020

Oman exceeds 9.0Mt of gypsum exports to Africa and Asia in 2019

The World’s leading gypsum-exporting country, the Sultanate of Oman, has recorded gypsum exports of over 9.0Mt in 2019 to its main recipient countries in Asia and […]
April 19, 2020

State of Colorado releases updated public health order

April 19, 2020

State of Colorado Small Business Response Resources

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April 19, 2020

State of Colorado Mask Campaign

    Colorado Mask Campaign On Friday, April 3, Governor Polis announced the Colorado Mask Campaign encouraging Coloradans to wear non-medical cloth face coverings …
April 19, 2020

Eagle County Releases Final Standing Public Health Order in effect through April 30, 2020

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April 19, 2020

Gypsum Chamber’s COVID-19 Resource Guide

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April 25, 2020

Saint-Gobain Placo donates material for PPE production

Spain: France-based Saint-Gobain subsidiary Saint-Gobain Placo has donated plastic linings produced at its Quinto de Ebro laminated gypsum wallboard plant in Zaragoza to use in the […]
April 25, 2020

Eagle County Issues Updated Public Health Order Effective April 27, 2020

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April 26, 2020

Armenia resumes gypsum production

Armenia: The government has included cement production under a list of permitted economic activities able to resume from 16 April 2020. Azbarez News has reported that […]
April 26, 2020

Boral reports substantial decline in demand

Australia: Boral has reported that, in most jurisdictions, its activities are currently considered to be within the critical infrastructure and construction sectors that are permitted and […]
April 26, 2020

Boral updates market on USG Boral situation

Australia: Boral has updated the market on its transaction with Knauf in relation to its USG Boral joint venture. On 19 March 2020, Boral announced that […]
April 26, 2020

New board member for Eagle Materials

US: Eagle Materials Inc. has announced that Mary Ricciardello has been appointed to the company’s Board of Directors. Ricciardello also serves as a director on the […]
April 26, 2020

Gyproc applies for increased sulphate discharge licence

Ireland: France-based Saint-Gobain subsidiary Gyproc has applied to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to have its sulphate discharge licence for its Drummond, County Monaghan, mine increased […]
April 26, 2020

Etex boosts net profit by 26% year-on-year in 2019

Belgium: Etex’s net profit was Euro176m in 2019, a rise of 26% year-on-year from Euro140m in 2019. Sales crept up by 1.5% to Euro2.94bn from Euro2.90bn. […]
April 26, 2020

Gyprock holds prices in response to coronavirus

Australia: Gypsum wallboard product manufacturer Gyprock has decided to put on hold a planned price increase due to start in June 2020 in response to the […]
April 26, 2020

British Gypsum shuts operations down

UK: France-based Saint-Gobain subsidiary British Gypsum has announced the suspension of non-essential operations until 22 April 2020, subject to regular review in light of government advice. […]
April 26, 2020

Saint-Gobain North America offers coronavirus help

US: France-based Saint-Gobain subsidiary has reached out to ‘federal, state and local government to understand where and how’ it can redeploy ‘technologies, manufacturing operations and human […]
April 30, 2020

Saint-Gobain’s first quarter 2020 sales fall

France: Saint-Gobain’s sales in the first quarter of 2020 fell by 9.8% year-on-year, to Euro9.36bn from Euro10.4bn. Sales fell in all regions except the Americas, where […]