EU: EC to clear Holcim’s Cemex deal, but no word on Lafarge merger yet (Competition Policy International)

The European Commission is reportedly set to unconditionally approve of cement giant Holcim’s acquisition of Mexico-based rival Cemex in Germany, but the Commission has not yet been notified of Cemex’s proposed merger with another rival, Lafarge.

Sources said the Commission is set to approve of Switzerland-based Holcim’s Germany acquisition without concessions …read more

Source: Global Competition Law Blogs