Grupo Argos Sa operates within the Cement, hydraulic sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Grupo Argos Sa with three other
cement and concrete producers in Latin America:
Cementos Argos S.A.
sales of 8.53 trillion Colombian Pesos [US$2.72 billion]
of which 49%
Grupo Cementos de Chihuahua S.A.B. de C.V.
(17.33 billion Mexican Pesos [US$900.72 million]
of which 72%
was Cement), and
Union Andina de Cementos SAA
based in Peru
(3.54 billion Peruvian New Sols [US$1.06 billion]
of which 63%
During the year ended December of 2017, sales at
Grupo Argos Sa were 14.14 trillion Colombian Pesos (US$4.51 billion).
a very small
increase of 0.9%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were 14.01 trillion Colombian Pesos.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Grupo Argos Sa
(and since 2012, sales have increased a total of 112%).
Sales of Concessions saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
67.2% in 2017, from
1.08 trillion Colombian Pesos to 1.80 trillion Colombian Pesos.
Grupo Argos Sa also saw significant increases in sales in
Real Estate (up 24.9% to 254.55 billion Colombian Pesos)
Carbon (up 26.8% to 87.63 billion Colombian Pesos)
Not all segments of Grupo Argos Sa experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Financial Activity fell 41.3% to 823.93 billion Colombian Pesos.
Grupo Argos Sa also experienced decreases in sales in
Sale of Energy and Gas (down 18.5% to 3.09 trillion Colombian Pesos)