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Holcim Ltd manufactures and distributes cement, aggregates, and other construction materials. It operates through five segments: Asia Pacific, Latin America, Europe, North America, and Africa Middle East. It offers Portland cement, white cement, oilwell cement, cementitious materials, and clinker. The company is also involved in the production, processing, and distribution of aggregates, which include crushed stone, gravel, and sand that are used in the manufacture of ready-mix concrete, concrete products, and asphalt, as well as for road building and railway track beds. In addition, it produces and distributes ready-mix concrete, concrete products, and asphalt; and offers construction and paving services, and other products and services, as well as provides environmental services focused on waste management and alternative fuels. Holcim Ltd was founded in 1912 and is based in Jona, Switzerland.

69,898 Employees
Last Reported Date: 11/3/14
Founded in 1912

holcim ltd-reg (HOLN) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Member of Executi...
Total Annual Compensation: SFr.2.4M
Member of Executive Committee
Total Annual Compensation: SFr.1.7M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

holcim ltd-reg (HOLN) Key Developments

CRH In Discussions To Acquire Holcim And Lafarge Assets

CRH plc (ISE:CRG) is the leading bidder for the assets of Lafarge S.A. (ENXTPA:LG) and Holcim Ltd. (SWX:HOLN), according to people familiar with the matter. CRH submitted the best offer so far of about €6 billion, the people said, asking not to be identified because the talks are not public. CRH confirmed in a statement that is in talks with Lafarge and Holcim about a potential purchase of assets, adding it would probably use cash, debt and an equity placing to fund such as deal. Representatives for Lafarge, Holcim and declined to comment. A deal would allow Dublin-based CRH to move into new markets and expand its presence in existing ones. CRH said today that there’s no certainty that the current discussions will lead to any transaction. Holcim and Lafarge are seeking to divest businesses with revenue of about €5 billion to ensure regulatory approval for the deal. CRH has been competing with bidders including a group led by The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX). CRH took the lead after being shortlisted with the Blackstone team that included Cinven Limited and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.

Lafarge And Holcim Receives Bids For Its Assets

Holcim Ltd. (SWX:HOLN) and Lafarge S.A. (ENXTPA:LG) are seeking to sell its assets valued at about $6 billion. CVC Capital Partners Limited teamed up with GIC Pte. Ltd., The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) made a bid with Cinven and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), people familiar with the matter said, asking not to be identified as the talks are private. CRH plc (ISE:CRG) also bid for most of the assets, one of the people said. The winner of the portfolio may be announced as soon as next month, people added. Spokesmen for Lafarge and Holcim declined to comment, as did representatives for Blackstone, CVC, Cinven, CPPIB and CRH. A spokesman for GIC didn’t respond to an e-mail seeking comment.

UltraTech Cement Ltd Cancelled Bid For Brazilian Assets Of Holcim SA

UltraTech Cement Limited (BSE:532538) has decided not to bid for the Brazilian assets of Holcim Ltd. (SWX:HOLN) after inspecting some of them. The last date to submit the bid was on January 12, 2015. UltraTech had submitted non-binding bids for the cement assets in October following which binding bids were due this month. An UltraTech spokeswoman confirmed the development. She did not disclose the reasons for not submitting binding bids. On December 9, 2014, Mint reported that UltraTech Cement is re-evaluating its decision to bid for the Brazilian assets of Holcim SA, citing two unidentified executives who said the company is rethinking the bid as it has not seen much value in the investment. The assets on sale include three integrated cement plants and two grinding stations with a total capacity of 3.6 million tonnes per annum (mtpa), as well as one ready-mix plant.


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