Holcim to invest $800m in Mexico over three years

Holcim to invest $800m in Mexico over three years
Published: 13 March 2008

Holcim Ltd plans to invest about US$800m in Mexico between 2008 and 2010, the government said Wednesday. 
 
President Felipe Calderon met with  Holcim Chief Executive Markus Akermann, the presidential press office said in a statement.  
 
The investment over the next three years includes $400m for a new 1.6Mta cement plant under construction in the northwestern state of Sonora.  
 
Holcim’s Mexican unit  Holcim Apasco operates six cement plants with annual capacity of 11.3Mt.