CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (“CEMEX”) (NYSE: CX) announced today that it has closed the series of transactions with Holcim, originally announced on August 28, 2013 and supplemented on October 30, 2014.

CEMEX acquired all of Holcim’s assets in the Czech Republic and divested its assets in the western part of Germany to Holcim. In Spain, CEMEX acquired Holcim’s Gador cement plant (cement capacity of 0.85 million tons) and its Yeles cement grinding station (cement capacity of 0.90 million tons).

As part of these transactions, CEMEX paid €45 million in cash to Holcim. CEMEX expects a recurring improvement in its EBITDA, including synergies, of about US$20 to US$30 million.

CEMEX is a global building materials company that provides high-quality products and reliable services to customers and communities in more than 50 countries. CEMEX has a rich history of improving the well-being of those it serves through innovative building solutions, efficiency advancements, and efforts to promote a sustainable future.

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For more information on Holcim, please visit: www.holcim.com