Holcim Romania 2006 gross profit up 41%

Holcim Romania 2006 gross profit up 41%
Published: 11 May 2007

The Romanian unit of Holcim reported a 41 per cent annual increase in gross profit in 2006 to 207 mln Romanian lei ($85.39m).  
The company’s turnover rose almost 30 per cent on the year to 774.7m lei (US$319.6m) last year.  
Holcim Romania invested some EUR57m (US$77.1 mln) in 2006 in production technology, as well as in environment protection, development, labour security, social and human resources projects.  
The company said it plans to modernise production lines this year as well as to implement projects for environmental protection, personnel training and social responsibility.