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CEMEX Reports Third-Quarter 2013 Results

Consolidated Corporate Results

During the third quarter of 2013, controlling interest net income was a loss of U.S.$155 million, an improvement over a loss of U.S.$203 million in the same period last year.

Total debt plus perpetual notes increased by U.S.$182 million during the quarter.

Geographical Markets Third-Quarter 2013 Highlights

Net sales in our operations in Mexico decreased 11% in the third quarter of 2013 to U.S.$776 million, compared with U.S.$875 million in the third quarter of 2012. Operating EBITDA decreased by 21% to U.S.$248 million versus the same period of last year.

CEMEX’s operations in the United States reported net sales of U.S.$891 million in the third quarter of 2013, up 8% from the same period in 2012. Operating EBITDA increased to U.S.$78 million in the quarter, versus a gain of U.S.$27 million in the same quarter of 2012.

In Northern Europe, net sales for the third quarter of 2013 increased 6% to U.S.$1,169 million, compared with U.S.$1,105 million in the third quarter of 2012. Operating EBITDA was U.S.$162 million for the quarter, 14% higher than the same period last year.

Third-quarter net sales in the Mediterranean region were U.S.$375 million, 9% higher compared with U.S.$342 million during the third quarter of 2012. Operating EBITDA decreased 21% to U.S.$78 million for the quarter versus the comparable period in 2012.

CEMEX’s operations in South, Central America and the Caribbean reported net sales of U.S.$596 million during the third quarter of 2013, representing an increase of 15% over the same period of 2012. Operating EBITDA increased 19% to U.S.$210 million in the third quarter of 2013, from U.S.$177 million in the third quarter of 2012.

Operations in Asia reported a 5% increase in net sales for the third quarter of 2013, to U.S.$139 million, versus the third quarter of 2012, and operating EBITDA for the quarter was U.S.$36 million, up 27% from the same period last year.

CEMEX is a global building materials company that provides high-quality products and reliable service to customers and communities in more than 50 countries throughout the world. CEMEX has a rich history of improving the well-being of those it serves through its efforts to pursue innovative industry solutions and efficiency advancements and to promote a sustainable future.

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