FORM 6 - K
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a - 16 or 15d - 16 of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
As of 11/27/2018
(Translation of Registrant's name into English)
29, avenue de la Porte-Neuve – 3rd floor
(Address of principal executive offices)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or 40-F.
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12G3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
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The attached material is being furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission pursuant to Rule 13a-16 and Form 6-K under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
This report contains Ternium S.A.’s press release informing that Ternium’s Board of Directors Confirms and Provides Full Support to its Chairman.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
/s/ Pablo Brizzio
Name: Pablo Brizzio
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Dated: November 27, 2018
Ternium - Investor Relations
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Ternium’s Board of Directors Confirms and Provides Full Support to its Chairman
Luxembourg, November 27, 2018 - Ternium has been informed that on November 27, 2018, the Argentine first-instance judge conducting an investigation into allegations involving payments purportedly made by the Techint Group in 2008 to Argentine government officials (known as the “
”) issued a preliminary decision (“
auto de procesamiento
”) to include Ternium’s Chairman Paolo Rocca in the investigation proceedings.
The Board of Directors of Ternium has been monitoring the situation in consultation with its internal and external legal advisors and, after review of the decision adopted by the judge, has confirmed Mr. Rocca as Chairman of the Company. The Board has instructed Mr. Rocca to continue fulfilling his responsibilities with the full support of the Board.
Ternium is Latin America’s leading flat steel producer, with operating facilities in Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, the southern United States and Central America. The company offers a broad range of high value-added steel products for customers active in the automotive, home appliances, construction, capital goods, container, food and energy industries through its manufacturing and service center network and advanced customer integration systems. More information about Ternium is available at www.ternium.com.