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Holcim Ltd (HOLN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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    SWOT Analysis

  • 60 Pages
  • April 2023
  • GlobalData
  • Holcim Group
  • ID: 5637093
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Holcim Ltd (HOLN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by the publisher to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description - A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy - Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis - A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years - The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods - The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.


Holcim Ltd (Holcim) is a manufacturer of building materials. It produces cement, processes and distributes aggregates, and supplies ready-mix concrete and asphalt to residential, commercial, and infrastructure customers. The company owns and manages cement and grinding plants, aggregates plants, and ready-mix concrete plants across the world. Holcim supplies its products to various building projects, including housing and commercial; onshore and offshore well construction; and infrastructure projects. The company also provides consulting, trading, engineering, and industrial and municipal waste management services. The company serves individual home builders, builders, masons, architects, and engineers. The company has a presence in North America, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia-Pacific. Holcim is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland.

Holcim Ltd Key Recent Developments

  • Mar 31, 2023: Holcim publishes agenda for 2023 Annual General Meeting
  • Mar 07, 2023: LM Wind Power joins Blades2Build project to develop recycling solutions for blades
  • Feb 24, 2023: Changes in Holcim’s Board of Directors Leadership
  • Dec 07, 2022: Holcim US to achieve 40% wind and solar renewable energy across operations in 2023

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Table of Contents

Section 1 - About the Company
  • Holcim Ltd - Key Facts
  • Holcim Ltd - Key Employees
  • Holcim Ltd - Key Employee Biographies
  • Holcim Ltd - Major Products and Services
  • Holcim Ltd - History
  • Holcim Ltd - Company Statement
  • Holcim Ltd - Locations And Subsidiaries
  • Head Office
  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries
  • Affiliate
  • Joint Venture
Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Company Overview
  • Holcim Ltd - Business Description
  • Business Segment: Aggregates
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Key Stats
  • Business Segment: Cement
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Key Stats
  • Business Segment: Ready-Mix Concrete
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Key Stats
  • Business Segment: Solutions and Products
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Key Stats
  • Geographical Segment: Australia
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Canada
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: France
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Germany
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: India
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Mexico
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Others
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Switzerland
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: United Kingdom
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: USA
  • Performance
  • R&D Overview
  • Holcim Ltd - Corporate Strategy
  • Holcim Ltd - SWOT Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis - Overview
  • Holcim Ltd - Strengths
  • Holcim Ltd - Weaknesses
  • Holcim Ltd - Opportunities
  • Holcim Ltd - Threats
  • Holcim Ltd - Key Competitors
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
  • Performance Chart
  • Financial Performance
  • Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
  • Holcim Ltd, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 - Company’s Recent Developments
  • Mar 31, 2023: Holcim publishes agenda for 2023 Annual General Meeting
  • Mar 07, 2023: LM Wind Power joins Blades2Build project to develop recycling solutions for blades
  • Feb 24, 2023: Changes in Holcim’s Board of Directors Leadership
  • Dec 07, 2022: Holcim US to achieve 40% wind and solar renewable energy across operations in 2023
  • Nov 18, 2022: Appointment of Steffen Kindler as Holcim Chief Financial Officer
  • Jul 27, 2022: Holcim Announce Half-Year 2022 Report
  • Jul 19, 2022: Holcim selected for 2 EU Innovation Fund grants for Clean Tech projects decarbonizing Europe
  • Apr 08, 2022: Holcim Publishes Agenda For 2022 Annual General Meeting
  • Mar 01, 2022: Holcim completes acquisition of Malarkey Roofing Products, expanding Solutions & Products
  • Feb 03, 2022: Holcim-ENGIE-INSA Lyon partner to develop breakthrough energy storage solution
Section 5 - Appendix
  • Methodology
  • Ratio Definitions
  • About the Publisher
  • Contact the Publisher
  • Disclaimer
List of Tables
  • Holcim Ltd, Key Facts
  • Holcim Ltd, Key Employees
  • Holcim Ltd, Key Employee Biographies
  • Holcim Ltd, Major Products and Services
  • Holcim Ltd, History
  • Holcim Ltd, Subsidiaries
  • Holcim Ltd, Affiliate
  • Holcim Ltd, Joint Venture
  • Holcim Ltd, Key Competitors
  • Holcim Ltd, Ratios based on current share price
  • Holcim Ltd, Annual Ratios
  • Holcim Ltd, Interim Ratios
  • Holcim Ltd, Recent Deals Summary
  • Currency Codes
  • Capital Market Ratios
  • Equity Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Cost Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
  • Holcim Ltd, Performance Chart (2018 - 2022)
  • Holcim Ltd, Ratio Charts

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