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Italcementi integration continues apace

The consolidation of Italcementi following its takeover by HeidelbergCement proceeded faster that anticipated in 2016 with anticipated synergy savings now hitting €470 million.

 
 
 
 
 

Vicat cement sales volumes jump 10.5%

Vicat’s reported strong growth in cement sales on the back of a return to growth in its French and Egyptian businesses, and improvements in the US.

 

CRH profits soar 69% in 2016

CRH has reported a jump in pre-tax profits in 2016 on positive market trends and the integration of past acquisitions into its results.