ALFA is the largest independent producer of aluminum engine 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. It is the leading maker of cold cuts in North America and Europe, and of cheese in Mexico, as well as in information technologies and communication services for the business segment in this country. Since 2006 it participates in the hydrocarbon industry in the U.S.
In 2013, ALFA reported
Revenues of Ps. 203,456 million (U.S. $15.9 billion).
EBITDA of Ps. 24,534 million (U.S. $1.9 billion).
ALFA has manufacturing operations in 23 countries
and employs 68,000 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.