Sales at Holcim (Slovensko) decreased negligibly to Sk3.81bn last year from Sk3.85bn in 2006, the company has announced. EBITDA increased by 22 per cent.
"The year 2007 was influenced by the very mild winter where the early start of the construction season provoked concerns about a shortage of materials. Demand in the second half of the year was in the end lower than expected," the company said in a press release.
Holcim (Slovensko) raised cement sale to almost 1.5Mt last year from 1.45Mt in 2006.