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CEMEX is a Limited company which is a supplier of building material as well as cement products. It was founded in the year 1906 in Mexico. The headquarters of the company is situated in San Pedro Garza Garcia, Mexico.
The services of the company are available almost all over the world. The product line of the company mainly consists of products such as Construction aggregates, Cement and Ready-mix concrete. The production work of the company is carried in over fifty countries of Africa, North America, Europe, South America
and Asia and the Caribbean.
The initial name of the company was Cementos Hidalgo. Another company named Cementos Portland Monterrey was founded in 1020 and it was later in the year 1931 that these two companies combined together and thus CEMEX was formed. From 1960 to 1970, the company expanded its business by overtaking many other companies. The company is registered on the Mexican Stock Exchange for public trading, since 1976. It became the world's tenth-largest cement company as of 1989 by overtaking many cement companies of Mexico. The company has also won the Wharton Infosys Business Transformation Award in 2004.
CEMEX is regarded as one of the largest cement producer and building material producing company of Mexico after Three
plants had been bought by it from Cementos Guadalajara.. The Company has extended its operations from Mexico to throughout the world, and has the manufacturing plants in fifty countries. Until 2003, CEMEX had the capability of 82 million tons and has more than 25,000 employees. One third of its earning comes from Mexico, a quarter from the United States, 15 percent from Spain and remaining from other operations across the world. CEMEX has about 2,000 ready-mix-concrete facilities and has more than 250 distribution centers. The company has about 66 cement plants, 80 marine terminals, 260 distribution centers and over 400 quarries.