CRH expects its sales growth to build (The Irish Examiner 10.05.12)
CRH expects its sales growth to build
By Geoff Percival
Thursday, May 10, 2012
Group sales at building materials giant CRH are up 4% in the year to date on a like-for-like basis, but the group’s earnings have been dragged back by under-performance in its European operations
There was also a strong call from pro-Palestinian activists for CRH to dispose of its interests in Israel. CRH’s Israeli subsidiary, Mashav, owns 25% of the country’s sole cement manufacturer, Nesher Cement Enterprises.