Lafarge Sells Its Cement Plant in Ukraine for €96M

  Lafarge Sells Its Cement Plant in Ukraine for €96M

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PARIS -- April 26, 2013

Regulatory News :

Lafarge (Paris:LG) announces the sale of its cement activities in Ukraine for
an enterprise value of €96 million to CRH plc. This business comprises one wet
process cement plant located in the Lviv region, in the western part of the

This transaction, which is expected to close before year-end, is subject to
relevant Ukrainian authorities’ approval.

The Group remains present in Ukraine through three aggregates quarries serving
the Ukrainian as well as the Russian and Polish markets.


A world leader in building materials, Lafarge employs 65,000 people in 64
countries, and posted sales of €15.8 billion in 2012. As a top-ranking player
in its Cement, Aggregates and Concrete businesses, it contributes to the
construction of cities around the world, through its innovative solutions
providing them with more housing and making them more compact, more durable,
more beautiful, and better connected. With the world’s leading building
materials research facility, Lafarge places innovation at the heart of its
priorities in order to contribute to more sustainable construction and to
better serve architectural creativity. Since 2010, the Lafarge Group has been
part of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, the first global
sustainability benchmark in recognition of its sustainable development
actions. More information is available on Lafarge's website:

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