• The European Commission has decided to close an investigation opened in December 2010 against a number of European manufacturers of cement. The Commission had been investigating possible import/export restrictions, market sharing, price coordination and information exchanges in the markets for cement and related products and inspections were carried out in November 2008 and September 2009. However, the Commission has decided that the evidence it has gathered is not sufficiently conclusive to confirm its initial concerns. Clickhere.