Buzzi Unicem turnover improved by 5.2% last year to €2787m, of which Dyckerhoff contributed a 13.2% advance to €1600m. The underlying EBITDA, which will be announced on 30 March, is estimated to be around €420m. Net debt hat the end of December was reduced by 9.8% to €1143m. Group cement deliveries improved by 6.2% last year to 28.2Mt, though they were lower in Italy and in the United States. Ready-mixed concrete deliveries increased by 4.8% to 15.1Mm³, but were lower in Italy, the United States and in Mexico.