government or its prime contractors and these contracts are impacted by
governmental priorities and are subject to potential fluctuations in
funding or early termination, including for convenience, any of which
could material adversely effect our operating results, financial
condition or cash flows.
-- We may be subject to potentially material costs and liabilities in
connection with environmental liabilities.
-- For each of our Specialty Chemicals, Fine Chemicals and Aerospace
Equipment segments, most production is conducted in a single facility
and any significant disruption or delay at a particular facility could
have a material adverse effect on our business, financial position and
results of operations.
-- The release or explosion of dangerous materials used in our business
could disrupt our operations and cause us to incur additional costs and
-- Disruptions in the supply of key raw materials and difficulties in the
supplier qualification process, as well as increases in prices of raw
materials, could adversely impact our operations.
-- Each of our Specialty Chemicals, Fine Chemicals and Aerospace Equipment
segments may be unable to comply with customer specifications and
manufacturing instructions or may experience delays or other problems
with existing or new products, which could result in increased costs,
losses of sales and potential breach of customer contracts.
-- Successful commercialization of pharmaceutical products and product
line extensions is very difficult and subject to many uncertainties.
If a customer is not able to successfully commercialize its products
for which AFC produces compounds or if the product is subsequently
recalled, then the operating results of
|SOURCE American Pacific Corporation|
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