LafargeHolcim is already working on synergy acceleration activities, expecting CHF100 million synergies by year-end.
Europe & CIS - 29 July 2015
Cement volumes were down 3% in 2Q15, while 1H15 EBITDA was up 6% thanks to favourable exchange rates.
Holcim’s 1H15 results were affected by lower than expected demand in a mixed global economic environment.
In the group’s report on its 2Q15 results, HeidelbergCement announces increases in revenue and operating income and a decrease in net debt.
More details on the acquisition of Italian cement company Italcementi by HeidelbergCement, which will make HeidelbergCement the world’s second biggest cement producer.