Lafarge to buy out Baring stake in Indian unit

Lafarge to buy out Baring stake in Indian unit
Published: 16 June 2015


As part of the implementation in India of its planned merger with Holcim - and subject to its completion - Lafarge has signed an agreement to acquire the 14 per cent stake held by Baring in Lafarge India, for a consideration of EUR270m.
 
Following this transaction, subject to the approval of the regulatory authorities, Lafarge will hold 100 per cent of the shares of Lafarge India.