Domestic capacity utilization in second quarter 2014 is estimated to be 100 percent, as compared to 102 percent in the same prior year period.
|Preliminary Domestic Coke Production and Capacity Utilization|
For quarter ended
|(Coke production in thousands of tons)||2014(1)||2013|
|Domestic Coke Production(2)||1,059||1,081|
|Capacity Utilization (percent)||100||102|
Includes estimated coke production attributable to |
See exhibit at end of release for Domestic Coke Production
schedule for the last four quarters.
FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS
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Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to domestic and international economic, political, business, operational, competitive, regulatory and/or market factors affecting the Company, as well as uncertainties related to: pending or future litigation, legislation, or regulatory actions; liability for remedial actions or assessments under existing or future environmental regulations; gains and losses related to acquisition, disposition or impairment of assets; recapitalizations; access to, and costs of, capital; the effects of changes in accounting rules applicable to the Company; and changes in tax, environmental and other laws and regulations applicable to the Company’s businesses.
Forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance, but are based upon the current knowledge, beliefs and expectations of Company management, and upon assumptions by the Company concerning future conditions, any or all of which ultimately may prove to be inaccurate. The reader should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press release. The Company does not intend, and expressly disclaims any obligation, to update or alter its forward-looking statements (or associated cautionary language), whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise after the date of this press release except as required by applicable law.
In accordance with the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, the Company has included in its filings with the
|(Coke production in thousands of tons)||2014*||2013||2014||2013||2013||2012||2013||2012|
|Domestic Coke Production||1,059||1,081||944||1,051||1,056||1,082||1,081||1,097|
|Capacity Utilization (percent)||100||102||90||101||99||101||101||103|
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