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FELMAN PRODUCTION TEMPORARILY SHUTS DOWN ELECTRIC ARC FURNACE FOR

MAINTENANCE

- To continue producing ferroalloys at remaining operational furnace during interim -

NEW HAVEN, W. Va. (February 20, 2015) – Felman Production, LLC (“Felman”) today announced that it has temporarily shut down one of its two operational electric arc furnaces for maintenance and upgrades.

The temporary shutdown will allow Felman to improve production efficiency and environmental compliance. During this period, Felman will continue to produce ferroalloys and satisfy customer requirements using its remaining operational furnace.

Felman anticipates the maintenance project will be completed in approximately 10 weeks.