Certain statements in this presentation are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and may include, but are not limited to, statements about sales levels, acquisitions, restructuring, profitability and anticipated synergies, expenses and cash outflows. All forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. All statements contained herein that are not clearly historical in nature are forward-looking, and words such as "believe," "anticipate," "expect," "estimate," "may," "will," "should," "continue," "plan," "potential," "intend," "likely," "outlook," "guidance," "forecast," or other similar words or phrases are generally intended to identify forward-looking statements. Any forward-looking statement contained herein, in press releases, written statements or documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, or in Koppers communications with and discussions with investors and analysts in the normal course of business through meetings, phone calls and conference calls, regarding expectations with respect to sales, earnings, cash flows, operating efficiencies, restructurings, the benefits of acquisitions and divestitures or other matters as well as financings and debt reduction, are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and contingencies. Many of these risks, uncertainties and contingencies are beyond our control, and may cause actual results, performance or achievements to differ materially from anticipated results, performance or achievements. Factors that might affect such forward-looking statements, include, among other things, the impact of changes in commodity prices, such as oil and copper, on product margins; general economic and business conditions; existing and future adverse effects as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic; disruption in the U.S. and global financial markets; potential difficulties in protecting our intellectual property; the ratings on our debt and our ability to repay or refinance outstanding indebtedness; our ability to operate within the limitations of our debt covenants; potential impairment of our goodwill and/or long-lived assets; demand for Koppers goods and services; competitive conditions; interest rate and foreign currency rate fluctuations; availability of key raw materials and unfavorable resolution of claims against us, as well as those discussed more fully elsewhere in this presentation and in documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission by Koppers, particularly our latest annual report on Form 10-K and subsequent filings. Any forward-looking statements in this presentation speak only as of the date of this presentation, and we undertake no obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or
circumstances after that date or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.
Save The Date
Please save the date for Koppers (NYSE: KOP) Investor Day 2021, to be held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania*, on September 13, 2021, at 9 a.m. Eastern Time.
Also, a live webcast, including video, audio and presentation slides, will be accessible on www.koppers.com. An archived copy of webcast will be available following conclusion of the event.
Additional details will be provided at a future date.
* Contingent on health and safety guidelines associated with the COVID-19 pandemic
Our Place in the 'Essential'
ESSENTIALTO OUR WORLD
RAILROAD PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Rail Ties, Joints, Maintenance
Keep railroads safe and operational to deliver ESSENTIALgoods:
Retail products from
Chemicals required for
fruits to toilet paper
disinfectants for treating
UTILITY & INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS
Provide families and businesses with ESSENTIALelectricity and telecommunications needs:
Keeping lights on
Coal Tar Distillation; Creosote Supplier (to RPS)
Produce carbon materials and chemicals ESSENTIALfor: