Holcim and Lafarge merge their businesses

Holcim and Lafarge merge their businesses

Holcim, Swiss cement group and French rival Lafarge made a deal about merge to create biggest cement supplier for concrete to the global industry. Both of companies have to sell assets from reasons of anti trust objections from competition authorities.  Merging company get new name LafarageHolcim and company said in a join statement “Holcim with…

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PPG acquires Comex Group for $2.3 Billion

PPG acquires Comex Group for $2.3 Billion

PPG Industries buys Consorcio Comex, the mexican paint maker which is fourth largest paint manufacturer in North America , for $2.3 Billion. “The acquisition is very complementary to PPG as it adds a leading architectural coatings business in Mexico and Central America, a region where we have negligible architectural coatings presence,” Mr. Bunch said in…

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