Votorantim Cimentos’ revenue grows by 37% to US$2.95bn so far in 2021

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Brazil: Votorantim Cimentos’ revenue grew by 37% year-on-year to US$2.95bn in the first nine months of 2021 from US$2.15bn in the same period in 2020. Its adjusted earnings before interest, taxation, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) increased by 67% to US$758m from US$455m. Cement sales volumes rose by 18% to 27.8Mt from 23.5Mt. The cement producer benefitted from strong growth in the first half of 2021, particularly in Brazil, although this has slowed somewhat. Notable acquisitions by the company so far in 2021 include an agreement to buy both Cementos Balboa and FYM’s Southern business in Spain and the completion of a deal to take control of McInnis Cement in Canada.

Overall the group’s net revenue rose by 32% to US$8.81bn from US$6.67bn. Its adjusted EBITDA grew by 70% to US$2.14bn from US$1.26bn. Cement-based revenue represented 44% of the total. The group attributed its result in the third quarter of 2021 to higher commodity prices and sales volumes.

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