Zhongpin Inc. (HOGS) Q2 2012 Earnings Results Conference August 09 2012 08:30 AM ET Executives Baoke Ben - Director and EVP Warren Wang - CFO Vivien Sun - Board Secretary Sterling Song - Director of Investor Relations Analysts Melody Yiqiao Li - Oppenheimer & Co. Anson Chan - Piper Jaffray Echo He - Maxim Group Alastair Ryan - UBS PresentationOperator
Welcome to the Zhongpin Conference Call Covering its result for the Second Quarter of 2012. For the first part of this call, all participants will be in listen-only mode. Afterwards, there will be a question-and-answer session. I’m pleased to present Mr. Sterling Song. Please begin. Sterling Song Thank you, Irvin. Hello from Zhongpin. I am Sterling Song. I am very pleased to be with you today. Our team today includes Baoke Ben, our Executive Vice President and the Board Member; Warren Wang, Chief Financial Officer; Vivien Sun, Board Secretary, and I'm Sterling Song, the Company's Director of Investor Relations. I will remind you about forward-looking information. Our conference call may include forward-looking statements made under the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act. Although we believe that the expectations reflected in our forward-looking statements are reasonable as of today, those statements are subject to risk and uncertainties that could cause the actual results to differ dramatically from those projected. There can be no assurance that those expectations will prove to be correct. Further information about this and other risks are included in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company doesn't assume any obligation to update any forward looking statements as a result of new information, future events, changes in market conditions, or otherwise, except as required by law. Yesterday, we issued our earnings release, so we assume you have read it.