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Cemex says to amortize $242 mln in debt

MONTERREY, Mexico, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Mexico's Cemex said on Friday that it would amortize $241.7 million in senior notes from debtholders, with an early settlement date of October 19.

The cement company launched an offer on September 29 to amortize up to $500 million in the notes, which mature in 2021.

(Reporting by Gabriela Lopez)