Cementos Pacasmayo SAA (NYSE:CPAC) is a cement company based in Peru. The company makes and sells cement and cement based products like blocks and ready-mix concrete. In addition, CPAC owns the concession rights to a number of quarries from which it extracts the limestone needed for cement. The majority of Cementos Pacasmayo's customers are based in the construction industry.
For the first nine months of 2011 ended in September, CPAC reported a net sales of $258.8M. This resulted in a net income of $14.2M. For the same period in 2010, CPAC reported a net sales of $323.8M and a net income of $80.5M 
The company's initial public offering of stock on the NYSE occurred on February 8, 2012. The company offered 20M shares each for $11.50. This was at the low end of the $11.50-$13 initial price range. The deal raised a total of $230M. The lead manger of the deal was J P Morgan Chase (JPM).
CPAC operates in Peru and is heavily dependent on the construction industry in the region. A decrease in the country's GDP or a social disturbance will have a direct impact on the revenue of the company. Peru has a history of political and economic uncertainty, and because it is not diversified in product or location, these uncertainties could have a significant impact.