EU approves acquisition of Hanson by HeidelbergCement

EU approves acquisition of Hanson by HeidelbergCement
Published: 08 August 2007

The European Commission on Tuesday approved the acquisition of British company Hanson by German cement producer HeidelbergCement.  
 
"After examination, the commission concluded that the proposed operation would not significantly impede effective competition" in the European Union or in a substantial part of the bloc, the EU’s antitrust watchdog said in a statement.