ALFA is the largest independent producer of complex aluminum components for the automotive industry in the world, and one of the world’s largest producers of polyester (PTA, PET and fibers). In addition, it leads the Mexican market in petrochemicals such as polypropylene, expandable polystyrene and caprolactam. ALFA is an important producer, marketer and distributor of highly recognized branded foods in Mexico, the United States and Europe, as well as a leading provider of information technology and telecommunications services for the enterprise segment in Mexico. ALFA also operates in the hydrocarbons industry in Mexico and the United States. In 2014, ALFA reported revenues of Ps. 229,226 million (U.S. $17.2 billion), and EBITDA of Ps. 27,116 million (U.S. $2 billion). Currently, ALFA has manufacturing facilities in 24 countries and employs more than 70,400 people. ALFA’s shares are quoted on the Mexican Stock Exchange and on Latibex, the market for Latin American shares of the Madrid Stock Exchange.
Alpek ~ petrochemical complex in Altamira, Tamaulipas, Mexico.