Doing Business in Colombia: The Holcim Perspective - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Loading...

PPT – Doing Business in Colombia: The Holcim Perspective PowerPoint presentation | free to view - id: 1fe6db-MmVlY



Loading


The Adobe Flash plugin is needed to view this content

Get the plugin now

View by Category
About This Presentation
Title:

Doing Business in Colombia: The Holcim Perspective

Description:

13 Ready Mix Concrete plants Cartagena, Barranquilla, Bucaramanga, Medell n, ... Cali Sur, Cali V a Palmira, Buenaventura, Puente Aranda, Planta Sur, Ch a, ... – PowerPoint PPT presentation

Number of Views:97
Avg rating:3.0/5.0
Slides: 11
Provided by: silviod
Category:

less

Write a Comment
User Comments (0)
Transcript and Presenter's Notes

Title: Doing Business in Colombia: The Holcim Perspective


1
Doing Business in Colombia The Holcim
Perspective
Conference on Why Colombia?
  • Zurich, October 25, 2007

2
Content
  • Holcim Group
  • Holcim in Latin America
  • Holcim in Colombia
  • Operations (Holcim Colombia S.A.)
  • Experience
  • Expectations
  • Final remarks

3
Holcim Group
  • A global Group with Swiss roots
  • Leading global supplier of cement, aggregates,
    ready-mix concrete asphalt
  • Founded in 1912. The first cement plant was in
    Holderbank, Switzerland
  • As early as the 1920s, Holcim began to invest
    abroad
  • Today, the Group operates in more than 70
    countries across all continents and employs some
    90,000 people
  • Key principles
  • Dual product strategy Cement Aggregates
  • Geographical diversification
  • Commitment to Sustainable Development
  • HR excellence best people, local management,
    multicultural tradition
  • Key figures (2006)
  • Production capacity cement approx. 200 million t
  • Net sales approx. USD 20 billion

4
Holcim in Latin America
Consolidated 2006 figures
5
Holcim in Colombia Operations(Holcim Colombia,
S.A.)
  • Acquisition of 49 in 1969 100 since 1992
  • Installed cement capacity 1.5 mio ton/y
  • Number of employees 734 people
  • Cement market share 14
  • Leader in waste disposal (co-processing)
  • 2006 key figures
  • Cement sold 1.11 mio t
  • Aggregates sold 0.73 mio t
  • Concrete sold 0.66 mio m3
  • Sales USD 132 mio

Holcim Colombia assets
1 Cement plant - Nobsa
2 Aggregates plants Chocontá / Manas
13 Ready Mix Concrete plants Cartagena,
Barranquilla, Bucaramanga, Medellín, Tunja,
Nobsa, Cali Sur, Cali Vía Palmira, Buenaventura,
Puente Aranda, Planta Sur, Chía, Occidente
Fontibón
6
Holcim in Colombia Experience
  • Political and macroeconomic stability
  • Highly qualified personnel
  • Strategic location
  • Trust of foreign investors
  • Cultural attractiveness
  • Bureaucracy
  • Interventionism
  • Taxes
  • Security

7
Holcim in Colombia Expectations
  • Economic growth
  • Infrastructure
  • Housing
  • Tourism
  • Environmental improvements
  • Water
  • Waste disposal
  • Enhanced security

8
Holcim in Colombia Final remarks
  • Reliability / predictability of investment
    environment clearly above Latam average.
  • Strong commitment of actual government to tackle
    the countrys most critical issues, with clear
    progress in the last years.
  • Good investment opportunities to be caught.
  • and Holcim?
  • We are pleased with and proud of our investment
    in Colombia.
  • Holcim will continue to invest in Colombia (USD
    30 million in 2008).

9
Doing Business in Colombia The Holcim
Perspective
Conference on Why Colombia?
  • Zurich, October 25, 2007

10
Dual Product Strategy Cement and Aggregates
Aggregates
Cement
412 aggregates plants (187,6 mio.t)
152 cement plants (sales 2006 140,7 mio.t)
Weitere Baustoffe

RMX
1062 RMX plants (44,2 mio.m3) 118 asphalt plants
(15,3 mio.t)
2006 figures
About PowerShow.com