Grupo Argos 

“Market Cap $8.39 B As of May 2014

At a Glance

  • Industry: Construction Materials
  • Founded: 1934
  • Country: Colombia
  • CEO: Jose Alberto Velez Cadavid
  • Website: www.argos.com.co
  • Employees: 2,612
  • Sales: $4.09 B
  • Headquarters: Medellin

Forbes Lists

#1817 Global 2000

  • #1994 in Sales
  • #1369 in Assets
  • #1271 in Market value

Inversiones Argos SA is an investment holding company, which engages in the investments in goods, chattels assets and real estate property, especially in shares, stocks or parts of interest or any other equity securities, in companies, entities, organizations, funds or any other lawful form that allows investment of funds. It also engages in the production, distribution, and sale of cement, concrete mixes, and other material. It operates through the Energy and Cement businesses. The Energy business deals with the power generation. The Cement business engages in the cement and concrete operations. The company was founded on February 27, 1934 and is headquartered in Medellin, Colombia.

*Information from Forbes.com

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