Global Cement - Procurement Market Intelligence Report

  • ID: 4576520
  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 112 pages
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Anhui Conch Cement
  • CEMEX
  • CRH
  • HeidelbergCement
  • LafargeHolcim
  • MORE
About Cement Market

Cement is a mineral powder that contains calcium, aluminum, silicon, and iron. It is mostly grey and made by finely milling raw materials such as limestone, clay, and marl. It is mainly available as a homogenous bulk dry powder. Cement powder has binding and adhesive properties among others, which allows it to harden when mixed with water. These characteristics can also be altered by mixing it with different additives according to the purpose of use; hence, cement is the most utilized material for building and construction purposes.

The cement industry is expected to grow primarily due to rapid urbanization in developing economies. Urbanization is increasing the requirement for housing and other infrastructures such as office space and shopping space. Moreover, the rise in global population and shift in social structure toward nuclear families have increased the demand for residential buildings, which in turn, is driving the cement industry.

Covered in this report

The report provides actionable insights to improve source-to-contract cycle performance in the Global Cement Market. It helps sourcing professionals formulate better category strategies, enhance savings, understand supplier and market challenges, and implement sourcing best practices.

The report, Global Cement Market, provides up-to-date information about market shifts and potential risks, as well as in-depth knowledge of products and services, which can help in planning and in executing category management activities. It focuses on the cost-saving aspects of procurement and on providing insights that can lead to optimization of category spend.

Category driver
  • The rise in housing needs
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Category management strategy
  • Select suppliers that invest in the development of new products
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Procurement best practices
  • Diligent selection of product
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Key questions answered in this report
  • What are the market dynamics?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What are the category growth drivers?
  • What are the constraints on category growth?
  • Who are the suppliers in this market?
  • What are the demand-supply shifts?
  • What are the major category requirements?
  • What are the procurement best practices in this market?
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Anhui Conch Cement
  • CEMEX
  • CRH
  • HeidelbergCement
  • LafargeHolcim
  • MORE
PART 01: Executive Summary

PART 02: Market Insights
  • Global category spend
  • Category spend growth
  • Spend segmentation by region
  • Regional spend dynamics
  • Regional influence on global spend
  • Regional spend opportunity for suppliers
PART 03: Category Pricing Insights
  • Pricing outlook
  • Supplier cost structure
  • Outlook for input costs
  • Total cost of ownership analysis
  • Overview of pricing models
  • Comparison of pricing models
  • Supply chain margins
  • Cost drivers impacting pricing
  • Volume drivers impacting pricing
PART 04: Cost-Saving Opportunities
  • Supplier side levers
  • Buyer side levers
  • Quantifying cost-saving opportunities
  • Quantifying cost savings by negotiation strategies
PART 05: Best Practices
  • Innovation and success stories
  • Procurement excellence best practices
  • Procurement best practices
  • Sustainability practices
PART 06: Category Ecosystem
  • Market favorability index for suppliers
  • Competitiveness index for suppliers
  • Buyer power
  • Supplier power
  • Threat of new entrants
  • Threat of substitutes
  • Buyer ecosystem
  • Supplier ecosystem
PART 07: Category Management Strategy
  • Category management objectives
  • Supplier and buyer KPIs
  • Outsourcing category management activities
  • Risk management
PART 08: Category Management Enablers
  • Procurement organization
  • Category enablers
PART 09: Suppliers Selection
  • RFx essentials
  • Supplier selection criteria
  • Service level agreement
  • Incumbent supplier evaluation metrics
PART 10: Suppliers Under Coverage
  • Overview
  • Supplier positioning
  • Profile: CRH
  • Profile: LafargeHolcim
  • Profile: HeidelbergCement
  • Profile: CEMEX
  • Profile: Anhui Conch Cement
PART 11: US Market Insights
  • Category spend in the US
  • Price outlook
  • Supplier cost structure in the US
  • Margins of suppliers in the US
  • Category cost drivers
  • Category volume drivers
  • Overview of best practices in the US
  • Procurement best practices in the US
  • US supply market overview
  • Supplier positioning for the US
  • Regional category risks
PART 12: Category Definition
  • Category hierarchy
  • Category scope
  • Category map
PART 13: Appendix
  • List of abbreviations
  • Key notes
List of Exhibits
  • Global category spend (2017-2022)
  • Category spend growth (2017-2022)
  • Regional spend dynamics
  • Regional spend dynamics
  • Comparison of category maturity across regions
  • Regional spend opportunity for suppliers (2017-2022)
  • Category pricing dynamics
  • Supplier cost breakup
  • Input cost dynamics
  • Total cost of ownership model
  • Benefit comparison of pricing models
  • Pricing models - comparison matrix
  • Supplier margin analysis
  • Margin analysis across supply chain
  • Cost drivers
  • Volume drivers
  • Cost-saving opportunities: Supply side levers
  • Cost-saving opportunities: Demand side levers
  • Cost-saving opportunity matrix
  • Negotiation grid
  • Innovation and success stories
  • Procurement excellence summary: Impact on the category
  • Supplier relationship management metrics
  • Strategic sourcing and category management metrics
  • Technology-facilitated procurement metrics
  • Procurement best practices dashboard
  • Sustainability practices: Impact on the category
  • Sustainability best practices
  • Market environment score
  • Market competitiveness score
  • Buyer power score
  • Supplier power score
  • Ease of market entry score
  • Ease of substitution score
  • Buyer ecosystem: Outlook
  • Supplier ecosystem: Outlook
  • Ecosystem disruption threats
  • Key category management objectives
  • Supplier KPI dashboard: Importance for the category
  • Buyer KPI dashboard: Importance for the category
  • Category management enablers
  • Risk management matrix
  • Category enablers: Procurement model
  • Category enablers: Technology
  • RFx questions
  • Phase I RFI considerations
  • SLA terms
  • Supplier performance benchmarking criteria
  • Supplier operational capability matrix
  • Supplier positioning matrix
  • CRH - Key information dashboard
  • LafargeHolcim - Key information dashboard
  • HeidelbergCement - Key information dashboard
  • CEMEX - Key information dashboard
  • Anhui Conch Cement - Key information dashboard
  • US category spend (2017-2022)
  • Category pricing dynamics
  • Supplier cost breakup
  • Supplier margin analysis
  • Margin analysis across supply chain
  • Cost drivers
  • Volume drivers
  • Procurement excellence summary: Impact on the category
  • Supplier relationship management
  • Strategic sourcing and category management
  • Technology-facilitated procurement
  • Procurement best practices dashboard
  • Supplier operational capability matrix
  • Supplier positioning matrix
  • Risk management matrix
  • Category definition
  • Category nuances
  • Importance of category relative to other categories
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Anhui Conch Cement
  • CEMEX
  • CRH
  • HeidelbergCement
  • LafargeHolcim
  • MORE
New Report Released: Global Cement Category - Procurement Market Intelligence Report 2018-2022.

The author of the report recognizes the following companies as the key suppliers in the Global Cement Category - Procurement Market Intelligence Report: CRH, LafargeHolcim, HeidelbergCement, CEMEX, Anhui Conch Cement, CNBM, China Resource Cement Holding, Martin Marietta, Votorantim Cementos, Buzzi Unicem, and Eagle Materials.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from the research team said: “One of the procurement best practices for buyers is to opt for suppliers that have regional warehouses.”

According to the report, one of the key growth contributors for the global cement market is the increasing spend on infrastructure by governments across the globe.

Further, the report states that one of the key category management strategies for the buyers in the global cement market is to focus on selecting suppliers that have regulatory compliance for cement manufacturing to ensure sustainability in procurement.

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains actionable insights to improve source-to-contract cycle performance in addition to a PESTLE analysis.
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  • CRH
  • LafargeHolcim
  • HeidelbergCement
  • CEMEX
  • Anhui Conch Cement
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