NEW YORK--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that Klaus Kleinfeld, President and CEO, will speak to investors and securities analysts at the 2009 Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference on Friday, May 29, 2009, at 9 a.m. at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York.
Mr. Kleinfeld will discuss aluminum industry fundamentals, and outline operational and financial actions the Company has made to enable Alcoa to emerge from the downturn even stronger when the economy recovers. Mr. Kleinfeld will also outline the prospects for the aluminum industry and show how Alcoa is well positioned for the future with 90 percent of revenues coming from #1 or #2 share positions.
Alcoa is the world leader in the production and management of primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum and alumina combined, through its active and growing participation in all major aspects of the industry. Alcoa serves the aerospace, automotive, packaging, building and construction, commercial transportation and industrial markets, bringing design, engineering, production and other capabilities of Alcoa's businesses to customers. In addition to aluminum products and components including flat-rolled products, hard alloy extrusions, and forgings, Alcoa also markets Alcoa® wheels, fastening systems, precision and investment castings, and building systems. The Company has been named one of the top most sustainable corporations in the world at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland and has been a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for seven consecutive years. More information can be found at www.alcoa.com.