Sale of activities in Israel restarted

HeidelbergCement is restarting the sale of its activities in ­Israel. This move follows an indication by antitrust ­authorities in Israel that they would oppose the originally intended sale to Mashav-Initiating and Development Ltd. HeidelbergCement fundamentally adheres to selling its business in Israel and is evaluating various options. The company will continue to focus on its divestment programme of non-strategic business units to further reduce debts.

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