Year after year, we continue to deliver first class solutions for customers while ensuring we carry on growing. We know that the market is always developing, meaning the needs of our customers are forever changing.

Our vision

To be at the heart of construction. We see our people at the forefront of the construction industry, transforming it into a more sustainable future.

Our mission

We want to be recognised as the safest, most customer-focused company in our industry. We’re one team who are constantly growing, innovating and developing together to create continuous value.


Our fundamental principles

Health and safety

Health and safety

Above all, this is our overarching value. We always conduct our business in a way that creates a healthy and stable environment for all stakeholders, built on a true safety culture.



We aspire to be an employer of choice, which we do by providing an exciting and purposeful place for our people.



In all areas of our business, including internal and external interactions, we always act with integrity.


Leveraging Holcim's global presence

Holcim is the leading global construction materials and solutions company serving masons, builders, architects and engineers all over the world. Our operations produce cement, aggregates and ready-mix concrete which are used in building projects ranging from affordable housing and small, local projects to the biggest, most technically and architecturally challenging infrastructure projects. As urbanization increasingly impacts people and the planet, we provide innovative products and building solutions with a clear commitment to social and environmental sustainability.

Our strengths

Our combination of strengths, developed over many years and unmatched in our industry, put us in a strong position to take advantage of the opportunities that arise from these megatrends. We have:

  • A global footprint with leadership positions in the vast majority of our markets
  • A diversified portfolio with a good balance between mature and developing markets positioned in highly populated areas
  • Industry-leading capability in innovation, enabling us to anticipate and meet the changing needs of our customers
  • Highly talented, experienced and motivated people from diverse backgrounds.

"Building for Growth"

Holcim’s new Strategy 2022, “Building for Growth”, aims to drive profitable growth and simplify the business to deliver resilient returns and attractive value to stakeholders. The new strategy will shift gears towards growth of the top and bottom line over the next five years.

The strategy is based on the four value drivers: growth, simplification and performance, financial strength, vision and people.

About Holcim

  • 80 countries

  • 90,000

  • CHF 26.9bn

  • 2,300 plants (including over 1,400 in ready mix concrete, over 600 in aggregates and over 200 in cement and grinding plants)