Saint-Gobain to Cancel 11 Million Shares

May 25, 2016, 12:36 ET from Saint-Gobain

PARIS, May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

On May 30, 2016, Saint-Gobain will cancel 10,984,088 of its own shares, including 10 million shares purchased on May 4, 2016 as part of the placement completed by Wendel. Following this cancellation, the share capital will comprise a total of 554.9 million shares.


Backed by its experience and its capacity to continuously innovate, Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction market, designs, manufactures and distributes high-performance and building materials providing innovative solutions to the challenges of growth, energy efficiency and environmental protection. With 2015 sales of €39.6 billion, Saint-Gobain operates in 66 countries and has more than 170,000 employees. For more information about Saint-Gobain, visit and the twitter account @saintgobain or download the "Saint-Gobain Shareholder" application for tablet and smartphone.


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