Lafarge’s French 2007 annual report (Document de référence) has been filed on March 28, 2008 with the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF).
The document is available to the public in accordance with the provisions of regulations currently in force.
It can also be found in the “Shareholders > Regulated Information” section of our website www.lafarge.com, and on the AMF’s website (www.amf-france.org).
The annual report includes in particular:
- the annual financial report ;
- information on fees paid to our auditors for the financial year 2007;
- the report of the Chairman of the Board of Directors on internal control procedures and the auditors’ reports on the same.
Notes to editors
Lafarge is the world leader in building materials, with top-ranking positions in all of its businesses: Cement, Aggregates & Concrete and Gypsum. With 90,000 employees in 76 countries, Lafarge posted sales of Euros 17.6 billion and net income of Euros 1.9 billion in 2007.
Lafarge is the only company in the construction materials sector to be listed in the 2008 ‘100 Global Most Sustainable Corporations in the World’. Lafarge has been committed to sustainable development for many years, pursuing a strategy that combines industrial know-how with performance, value creation, respect for employees and local cultures, environmental protection and the conservation of natural resources and energy. To make advances in building materials, Lafarge places the customer at the heart of its concerns. It offers the construction industry and the general public innovative solutions bringing greater safety, comfort and quality to their everyday surroundings.