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How long Can French Cement Prices Stay Out Of Line?

French cement prices have a tradition of being among the highest in Europe, if not the highest. Now at in excess of €100/t, they seem to take little account of the falling demand and, in fact, have risen by almost €10/t over the past two years, while national consumption has fallen by some 20% over the same period. In some border areas, ready-mixed concrete deliveries have for some time been ordered from batching plants in, for example, Belgium or Germany.

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