Corporate Analysis Articles

23 January 2013

AfriSam gears up

AfriSam is preparing to expand outside of South Africa, increase capacity at its Dudfield plant and build a new grinding and packaging plant in Saldanha Bay. The producer has also launched an improved product range.

09 January 2013

Tightening belts at CRH

CRH has set itself an ambitious programme to make savings of EUR300m between 2013-15.

20 August 2012

Development and interaction

Votorantim is setting itself impressive targets in terms of new cement capacity and environmental management.

08 August 2012

The leading majors

As a prelude to ICR’s annual performance review of the top six global cement majors, we provide an overview of some of the key themes to have emerged in 2011. We also take a look ahead to next year as Camargo Corrêa’s...

The next steps for Cemex? 22 November 2011 Jolyne Fernandes

The next steps for Cemex?

Which way now for Cemex as it looks to pay off its debts and restructure for the future?

26 October 2011 Thomas Armstrong

The Scheifele interview

Dr Bernd Scheifele, HeidelbergCement CEO, talks to ICR about the group's strategies and performance.

Corporate profile - Lafarge 24 October 2011

Corporate profile - Lafarge

As part of ICR's corporate overview series, we review Lafarge's performance over the past year.

24 October 2011

Corporate profile – Holcim

As part of ICR's corporate overview series, we review Holcim's performance over the past year.

24 October 2011

The leading majors

ICR profiles recent results and future plans of the world's leading cement majors.