Cement giant Cemex acquires 2 quarries and rail platform in France

PUBLISHED: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 12:13:09 GMT


MONTERREY, Mexico, April 12 (Reuters) – Mexican cement giant Cemex said on Monday that it has acquired certain assets from French building material supplier Eqiom Granulats, including two quarries and a rail-enabled platform in France.

Sergio Menéndez, head of Cemex’s Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia region, said the acquisition was “directly aimed at the rapidly growing needs of the North Paris Metropolitan area.” (Reporting by Raul Cortes, writing by Laura Gottesdiener; editing by Jason Neely)

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