Lafarge helped by Asian and African growth

Published 04 May 2012

Tagged Under: Lafarge 1Q12 

Lafarge's first quarter turnover was up by 4.6% to €3353m, having risen by 8.6% in the comparable period last year, and the EBITDA improved by 7.7% to €516m, while the running profit advanced by 28.4% to €267m.  Net financial costs increased by 29.4% to €238m and the re-defined pre-tax loss increased from €7m to €40m, with the net attributable loss rising by 51.7% to €44m.


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