Lihua International, Inc. (LIWA)
Q2 2012 Earnings Conference Call
August 09, 2012, 08:00 a.m. ET
Jianhua Zhu - Chairman and CEO
Daphne Huang - CFO
Dmitriy Shapiro - Global Hunter Securities
Steve Emerson - Emerson Investment Group
Welcome to the Lihua International Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. During today’s presentation all parties will be in a listen-only mode. Following the presentation the call will be opened for questions from professional investors. (Operator Instructions) This conference is being recorded today August 9, 2012.
I’d now like to turn the conference over to (inaudible), please go ahead ma’am.
Thank you, operator and good day everyone. This is [Alyssa Akroft] with Investor Relations of Lihua International. Thank you all for joining us today by telephone and over the internet.
Before we begin I’d like to remind you that the comments made during today’s call may contain forward-looking statements that are within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 as amended in Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 as amended. All statements other than statements of historical fact that address activities, events for development, the company expects, projects, believes or anticipate will or may occur in the future according and without limitation to statements about Lihua’s business or growth strategy, now industry conditions including the availability of copper or recycled scrap copper, future operating results of the company, capital expenditures, expansion and growth opportunities, bank borrowings, financing activities and other matters are forward-looking statements. Although the company (inaudible) expectations made during today’s call are based on reasonable assumptions or actual results may differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements.