ABH (NYSE, TSX)
MONTREAL, Sept. 6, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - AbitibiBowater Inc. Senior Vice
President and Chief Financial Officer Jo-Ann Longworth will speak at
the UBS Global Paper and Forest Products Conference in New York on
Wednesday, September 14, 2011, at 3:15 p.m. Eastern.
A copy of the presentation is available on the Company's website, under
"Presentations and Webcasts" at www.abitibibowater.com. A link to a live audio webcast of the presentation will be available
on the Company's website shortly before the presentation.
AbitibiBowater is a global leader in the forest products industry,
producing a diverse range of products, including newsprint, commercial
printing papers, market pulp and wood products. The Company owns or
operates 18 pulp and paper mills and 24 wood products facilities
located in the United States, Canada and South Korea. Marketing its
products in close to 90 countries, AbitibiBowater also has third-party
certified 100% of its managed woodlands to sustainable forest
management standards. The Company's shares trade under the stock symbol
ABH on both the New York Stock Exchange and the Toronto Stock Exchange.
CAUTIONARY STATEMENTS REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING INFORMATION
Statements in the presentation referred to above that are not reported
financial results or other historical information of AbitibiBowater
Inc. are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. They include, for example,
statements relating to our: efforts to continue to reduce costs and
increase revenues and profitability, including our cost-reduction
initiatives regarding selling, general and administrative expenses;
business outlook; assessment of market conditions; liquidity outlook,
prospects, growth strategies and the industry in which we operate; and
strategies for achieving our goals generally. Forward-looking
statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology
such as the words "should," "would," "could," "will," "may," "expect,"
"believe," "anticipate," "attempt," "project" and other terms with
similar meaning indicating possible future events or potential impact
on our business or AbitibiBowater's shareholders.
The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on these
forward-looking statements, which are not guarantees of future
performance. These statements are based on management's current
assumptions, beliefs and expectations, all of which involve a number of
business risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to
differ materially. The potential risks and uncertainties that could
cause our actual future financial condition, results of operations and
performance to differ materially from those expressed or implied in the
presentation include those set forth under the heading "Risk Factors"
in Part I, Item 1A in our annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended
December 31, 2010, filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange
Commission on April 5, 2011.
All forward-looking statements in this presentation are expressly
qualified by the cautionary statements contained or referred to in this
section and in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission
and the Canadian securities regulatory authorities. We disclaim any
obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking
information, whether as a result of new information, future events or
otherwise, except as required by law.
SOURCE ABITIBIBOWATER INC. - ENGLISH
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