United Company RUSAL Plc : Reduction of Production Volumes Business Wire HONG KONG -- March 3, 2013 Regulatory News : Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited take no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, make no representation as to its accuracy or completeness and expressly disclaim any liability whatsoever for any loss howsoever arising from or in reliance upon the whole or any part of the contents of this announcement. UNITED COMPANY RUSAL PLC (Incorporated under the laws of Jersey with limited liability) (Stock Code: 486) REDUCTION OF PRODUCTION VOLUMES This announcement is made pursuant to Rule 13.09 of the Rules Governing the Listing of Securities on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the “Listing Rules”) and the Inside Information Provisions (as defined under the Listing Rules) under Part XIVA of the Securities and Futures Ordinance (Cap. 571 of the Laws of Hong Kong). Reference is made to the announcement of the Company dated 27 August 2012 regarding the program of replacement of less effective production facilities. United Company RUSAL Plc (the “Company”) (Paris:RUSAL) (Paris:RUAL) announces that the Board of Directors of the Company (the “Board”) considered the productivity of the Company and in order to maintain a competitive position of the Company in the global aluminium market resolved to reduce the primary aluminium production at the less efficient aluminium smelters currently owned and operated by the Company by approximately 300,000 tonnes by the end of 2013. The long term strategy of gradual reduction of primary aluminium production of the Company shall be considered by the Board later. The reduction may be subject to certain corporate and statutory approvals. Shareholders and potential investors are advised to exercise caution when dealing in the securities of the Company. By Order of the board of directors of United Company RUSAL Plc Vladislav Soloviev Director 4 March 2013 As at the date of this announcement, the executive Directors are Mr. Oleg Deripaska, Ms. Vera Kurochkina, Mr. Maxim Sokov and Mr. Vladislav Soloviev, the non-executive Directors are Mr. Dmitry Afanasiev, Mr. Len Blavatnik, Mr. Ivan Glasenberg, Mr. Maksim Goldman, Ms. Gulzhan Moldazhanova, Mr. Christophe Charlier, Mr. Artem Volynets, Mr. Dmitry Yudin, Mr. Vadim Geraskin, and the independent non-executive Directors are Mr. Barry Cheung Chun-yuen, Dr. Peter Nigel Kenny, Mr. Philip Lader, Ms. Elsie Leung Oi-sie and Mr. Matthias Warnig (Chairman). All announcements and press releases published by the Company are available on its website under the links http://www.rusal.ru/en/investors/info.aspx and http://www.rusal.ru/en/press-center/press-releases.aspx, respectively. Contact: United Company RUSAL Plc
United Company RUSAL Plc : Reduction of Production Volumes
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