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CEMEX

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Upon Research, the following are found to be the competitive advantage if CEMEX. Continued innovation
High level of commitment to customer service and satisfaction Proven post-merger integration expertise (PMI)
Efficient production, distribution and delivery processes through information system Ability to identify opportunities in developing countries

CEMEX is one of the world's largest building materials suppliers and cement producers. Founded in Mexico in 1906. They supply cement to CEMEX has operations extending throughout the world, with production facilities spanning 50 countries in North America, the Caribbean, South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa. CEMEX’s holds and controls the number 1 rank market shares in almost all countries they are in. this ensures them profit from their customers which are global construction firms or even individuals building their home. CEMEX is the has the largest market share. CEMEX has already established itself as a well known and reliable brand in terms of their product that why their product is heavily preferred by their customers whether firms or individual. CEMEX also acquires companies to extend its market coverage all over the world and it is successful because of its post merger integration and their CEMEX way. CEMEX standardized business processes, technology, and organizational structure across all countries while simultaneously granting countries certain operational flexibility.

Opportunity analysis

CEMEX is very adept at looking/ identifying potential opportunities in developing countries they look for companies in developing countries in which they can acquire. CEMEX has their PMI and CEMEX way that brings their effective and proven strategies to newly acquired companies while getting strategies from the company that can be applied and set as a standard in the CEMEX way. CEMEX always recognizes the need for improvement. It applies TQM or total quality management which strives for continuous...