About us


Lafarge in Malawi

Lafarge in Malawi trades as Lafarge cement Malawi Ltd, ISO 9001: 2008 Certified Company, the leading company in cement manufacturing with a range of products designed to meet your needs; needs that have been identified from our work with architects, engineers and everyone in the construction process. Established in 1956 as Nyasaland Portland Cement, the Company operates a Cement grinding mill in Blantyre and employes over 400 people.

Lafarge Cement Malawi is a subsidiary of the LafargeHolcim Group, A new Leader for a new world with top-ranking positions in all its businesses: Cement, Aggregates & Concrete and Gypsum.


Key facts and figures about LafargeHolcim

  • Present in 90 countries
  • 115,000 employees
  • CHF 32.6 bn in netsales
  • 386.5 mt of installed capacity worldwide
  • More than2500 plants (including over 1,600 in ready mix concrete, over 600 in aggregates, over 180 in cement and 70 grinding plants)
  • Our solutions and services: cement, concrete and aggregate solutions for the following businesses: buildings, infrastructure, distribution, oil and gas, affordable housing and construction systems
  • CEO : Eric Olsen
  • Founded in 2015 following the merger  of Lafarge and Holcim