ALFA is the largest 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 (EPS) and caprolactam. It is the leading maker of processed meats in North America, and of cheese in Mexico, as well as leader in the telecom and information technologies (IT) services for the business segment in this country.
In 2012, ALFA reported
Revenues of Ps. 200,167 million (U.S. $15.2 billion)
EBITDA of Ps. 24,476 million (U.S. $1.9 billion).
ALFA has manufacturing operations in 18 countries
and employs 60,000 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.