The Group Services business unit mainly comprises the activities of the HC Trading Group (HCT) – one of the largest trading companies worldwide for cement, clinker, secondary cementitious materials solid, alternative fuels, other building materials, and additives. Its locations are strategically distributed around the globe, including in Dubai, Heidelberg, Istanbul, Miami, and Singapore.
HCT’s mission thrives on international purchasing, transporting, and selling bulk goods for the Heidelberg Materials Group via sea routes. HCT also optimizes the utilization of our cement plants worldwide by balancing supply and demand for cement and clinker. The production surplus is sold to third parties on the global market.