Forward-looking information and statements on competitive position

This Annual Report contains certain forward-looking statements. All statements, other than those of historical fact, are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurances that such statements will prove accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated. The information contained herein represents management’s best judgement as at the date of the Report, based on information currently available. SUEK does not assume the obligation to update any forward-looking statements.

Any statements referring to the Group’s competitive position are based on our understanding of the prevailing market environment. This derives from a range of sources including investment analysts’ reports, independent market studies and SUEK’s own assessments of market share, based on the publicly available information regarding the financial results and performance of market participants.