Azerbaijan Investment Company sells 10% stake in Holcim Azerbaijan


Updated Fri, 26 Feb 2016 17:32:54 GMT

Azerbaijan: The Azerbaijan Investment Company (AIC) sold its 10% stake in Holcim Azerbaijan to Holcim on 18 November 2015, according to a government source quoted by Azer-Press. AIC and Holcim signed a memorandum of understanding in December 2007 allowing AIC to gain 10% of shares in local Holcim cement plant following the completion of certain conditions. These included increasing the plants cement production capacity from 1.3Mt/yr to 1.7Mt/yr of cement and its clinker production capacity from 0.8Mt/yr to 1.2Mt/yr of clinker.