Welcome to Alesco!

Alesco International Trade is a company specialized in the trading of Building Materials, with our main focus on cement and clinker. We are a European owned company and are located in Dubai, UAE. Our goal is to establish long-term relationships with our International network of trade partners and customers. We understand that the requirements of every market are different, that is why our service and products are customized to your needs.

About Us

Alesco was born from the idea that with strong values, openness and trust with our trade...
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Cement

The different kinds of Portland cement are:
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We understand that getting the right price is not were the story ends. In international trade,...
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Trading

In order to provide our clients with the products that best serve their requirements, an...
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Logistics

Shipping your cement or clinker in a cost-effective way can be challenging.
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Alesco International Trade is a European owned company located in Dubai, UAE

Alesco is specialized in the trading of Building Materials, such as cement and clinker. Our goal is to establish long-term relationships with our International network of trade partners and customers. We understand that the requirements of every market are different, that is why our service and products are customized to your needs.

Logistics

Shipping your cement or clinker in a cost-effective way can be challenging

Trading

In order to provide our clients with the products that best serve their requirements

Cement

The different kinds of Portland cement are:

Classification

Characteristics

Applications

Type I

General purpose

Fairly high C3S content for good early strength development

General construction (most buildings, bridges, pavements, precast units, etc)

Type II

Moderate sulfate resistance

Low C3A content (<8%)

Structures exposed to soil or water containing sulfate ions

Type III

High early strength

Ground more finely, may have slightly more C3S

Rapid construction, cold weather concreting

Type IV

Low heat of hydration

Low content of C3S (<50%) and C3A

Massive structures such as dams.

Type V

High sulfate resistance

Very low C3A content (<5%)

Structures exposed to high levels of sulfate ions

White

White color

No C4AF, low MgO

Decorative (otherwise has properties similar to Type I)