Cementos Argos - May 2015
Cementos Argos has reported a 3.3 per cent YoY increase in net profit to COP78.9m (US$29m) in 1Q15, driven by improved sales in the US. EBITDA in the period grew by 18 per cent while revenue advanced by 27 per cent. Around 60 per cent of the company’s income now comes from outside Colombia. Total cement sales during the quarter came in at 3.2Mt, up by 18 per cent compared to the same period last year, while ready-mixed concrete volumes improved by seven per cent to 2.5Mm3.