SIPG plans to raise $1.57bn


SIPG plans to raise $1.57bn

Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG) has announced that the board has approved a proposal to issue up to RMB10bn ($1.57bn) worth of bonds.

The bonds will be issued in two phases. The first phase will issue RMB4bn ($630m) and the rest will be issued according to the company’s financing demand.

SIPG said the raised funds will be used to repay bank loans and replenish working capital.

SIPG reported a net profit of RMB3.1bn ($488m) in the first half of this year, up 5.65% year-on-year.

Source from : Splash