Cement industry’s Q3 woes

By Alex Feytis
Published: Wednesday, 11 November 2009

Holcim and Lafarge publish weak Q3 results but expect growth from emerging markets

The current economic environment continues to be tough for the cement industry, which has been heavily impacted since the beginning of the financial crisis.

 

In their Q3 results, both giant cement manufacturers Lafarge and Holcim Ltd, the world leading cement producers before Cemex, HeidelbergCement and Italcementi, reported lower sales...

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