LDK Solar to Hold Annual General Meeting on October 18, 2010
XINYU CITY, China and SUNNYVALE, Calif., August 25, 2010 – LDK Solar Co., Ltd. (NYSE:LDK), a leading manufacturer of multicrystalline solar wafers and PV products, announced today that it will hold its annual general meeting of shareholders at 10:00 a.m. Hong Kong time on October 18, 2010 at its Hong Kong office located at Unit 15, 35th Floor, West Tower, Shun Tak Centre, 200 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong.
Only holders of record of LDK Solar’s ordinary shares at the close of business on Monday, September 20, 2010, New York time, are entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the annual general meeting to be held on Monday, October 18, 2010, or any adjournment or postponement thereof.
LDK Solar's 2009 Annual Report, including the notice of annual general meeting and the proposed resolutions to be considered and, if thought fit, adopted at the annual general meeting, is available on LDK Solar's website at http://investor.ldksolar.com. LDK Solar also submitted a report on Form 6-K to the SEC that contains such annual report and notice of annual general meeting, which is available on the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov.
If you are a holder of ordinary shares of LDK Solar and require a hard copy of LDK Solar's 2009 Annual Report and notice of annual general meeting, LDK Solar will mail a copy to you free of charge. Please send your request by mail, email or telephone to either of the following:
LDK Solar Co., Ltd.
Unit 15, 35th Floor, West Tower
Shun Tak Centre
200 Connaught Road Central
Attn: CFO and Secretary
Tel: (852) 2291-6059
LDK Solar USA, Inc.
Because the annual general meeting will be held on October 18, 2010 in Hong Kong, LDK Solar recommends that you submit such request for hard copies by September 20, 2010 to ensure timely delivery and to allow yourself sufficient time to review the 2009 Annual Report and proposed resolutions for the annual general meeting.
NOTICE TO HOLDERS OF AMERICAN DEPOSITARY SHARES. If you are a holder of LDK Solar's American depositary shares, or ADSs, the depositary, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., will set a record date to establish the holders of ADSs entitled to provide it with voting instructions with respect to the annual general meeting. If you are a registered holder of ADSs on such record date, the depositary will forward to you information regarding such meeting and ask you to provide it with your voting instructions with respect to the shares represented by your ADSs. Holders of LDK Solar’s ADSs who wish to exercise their voting rights for the underlying shares must act through the depository. For your voting instructions to be valid, you must comply with the instructions provided by or on behalf of the depositary, and the depositary must receive your voting instructions in the manner and on or before the date specified. The depositary will try, as far as practical, subject to the provisions of or governing the underlying shares, to vote or to have its agents vote the shares as you instruct. The depositary will only vote or attempt to vote as you instruct. The depositary will not itself exercise any voting discretion. Furthermore, neither the depositary nor its agents are responsible for any failure to carry out any voting instructions, for the manner in which any vote is cast or for the effect of any vote.
About LDK Solar (NYSE: LDK)
LDK Solar Co., Ltd. (NYSE: LDK) is a leading vertically integrated manufacturer of photovoltaic (PV) products and the world's largest producer of multicrystalline wafers. LDK Solar manufactures polysilicon, mono and multicrystalline ingots, wafers, modules, and engages in project development activities in selected segments of the PV market. Through its broad product offering of mono and multicrystalline solar wafers and modules, LDK Solar provides its customers with a full spectrum of solutions. LDK Solar's headquarters and manufacturing facilities are located in Hi-Tech Industrial Park, Xinyu City, Jiangxi Province in the People's Republic of China. LDK Solar's office in the United States is located in Sunnyvale, California. For more information about our company and products, please visit www.ldksolar.com.
For more information contact:
The Blueshirt Group for LDK Solar
Executive VP and CFO
LDK Solar Co., Ltd.