Globe Specialty Metals, Inc.
| Nasdaq: GSM
Globe Specialty Metals, Inc. is a produces of silicon metal and silicon-based alloys in Argentina, Brazil, China, Poland and United states of america. It operates its business into six segments: GMI, Globe Metais, Globe Metales, Solsil, Corporate and Other. The GMI segment manufactures silicon metal and silicon-based alloys and provides specialty metallurgical coal for the silicon metal and silicon-based alloys industries located in North America. The Globe Metais segment is a distributor of silicon metal manufactures in Brazil. This segment includes the historical Brazilian manufacturing operations, comprised of a manufacturing plant in Breu Branco, mining operations, and forest reserves. Globe Metales segment manufacturer of silicon-based alloys located in Argentina. The Solsil segment manufacturer of upgraded metallurgical grade silicon metal located in the United States. Corporate segment is a general corporate expenses, investments, and related investment income. The Other segment is engaged in operations that do not fit into the above reportable segments and are immaterial for purposes of separate disclosure. The operating segments include Yonvey's electrode production operations and certain other distribution operations for the sale of silicon metal and silicon-based alloys. The company was founded by Alan Kestenbaum in December 2004 and is headquartered in New York, NY.