This annual report has been prepared by EuroChem MCC. OJSC (“EuroChem” or the “Company”) for informational purposes, and may include forward-looking statements or projections. These forward-looking statements or projections include matters that are not historical facts or statements and reflect the Company’s intentions, beliefs or current expectations concerning, among other things, the Company’s results of operations, financial condition, liquidity, performance, prospects, growth, strategies, and the industry in which the Company operates. By their nature, forwarding-looking statements and projections involve risks and uncertainties because they relate to events and depend on circumstances that may or may not occur in the future. The Company cautions you that forward-looking statements and projections are not guarantees of future performance and that the actual results of operations, financial condition and liquidity of the Company and the development of the industry in which the Company operates may differ materially from those made in or suggested by the forward-looking statements or projections contained in this publication. Factors that could cause the actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking statements or projections in this publication may include, among other things, general economic conditions in the markets in which the Company operates, the competitive environment in, and risks associated with operating in, such markets, market change in the fertilizer and related industries, as well as many other risks affecting the Company and its operations. In addition, even if the Company’s results of operations, financial condition and liquidity and the development of the industry in which the Company operates are consistent with the forward-looking statements or projections contained in this publication, those results or developments may not be indicative of results or developments in future periods. The Company does not undertake any obligation to review or confirm expectations or estimates or to update any forward-looking statements or projections to reflect events that occur or circumstances that arise after the date of this publication.
Statements regarding competitive position
Statements referring to EuroChem’s competitive position are based on the Company’s belief and, in some cases, rely on a range of sources, including investment analysts’ reports, independent market studies and EuroChem’s internal assessments of market share based on publicly available information about the financial results and performance
of market participants.