Lafarge is the leading global cement brand and a world leader in building materials. Employing 68 000 people in 64 countries, the Group has top-ranking positions in its Cement, Aggregates and Concrete businesses. In South Africa, the company manufactures and supplies cement, aggregates, readymixed concrete, gypsum plasterboard and interior building fittings. Lafarge applies its unparalleled technical strength to continually develop innovative building material solutions for the construction industry, while reducing the environmental footprint of its products and manufacturing processes. The Lafarge brand symbolises integrity, openness, respect for people and the environment.