Brick World Review 2/2021


  • Construction drives the recovery

by Paola Giacomini

World News


  • World construction set to see strong growth through to 2025
  • Strong rebound in European construction in 2021
  • Italian brick and tile industry’s revenues remain stable in 2020
  • Brick and roof tile machinery sees double-digit growth
  • Ibstock sees rapid growth


  • Designer roof tiles and sunscreens, combining aesthetics and functionality


  • EuroPoroton doubles its capacity in Romania
  • New-generation brick technology in strong demand in Italy
  • Digital technologies for the heavy clay sector
  • A new kiln for Keramika Burgas
  • The appeal of aged brick
  • Cutting solutions for clay products
  • Advances in brick firing technology


  • Human resources and the digital transformation


  • Sustainable architecture south of New Delhi

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