China DealBook
A Newsletter on Deal Making in China

By: ChinaDesk | May 07, 2017

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ChemChina clinches landmark $43 billion takeover of Syngenta
ChemChina has won more than enough support from Syngenta shareholders to clinch its $43 billion takeover of the Swiss pesticides and seeds group, the two companies said on Friday.

The trend toward market consolidation has triggered fears among farmers that the pipeline for new herbicides and pesticides might slow. Regulators have required some divestments as a condition for approving the Syngenta deal. The other deals in the sector are a $130 billion proposed merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont, and Bayer's plan to merge with Monsanto.


Meanwhile China has conditionally approved the pr...

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By: ChinaDesk | March 02, 2017

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Private equity firm PAG makes $616 million bid for Yingde co-founders' stake
Hong Kong-based private equity firm PAG has struck a deal with the three co-founders of Yingde Gases to buy their stake in the firm for $616 million, the latest twist in a months-long battle for control one of China's largest industrial gases company.


The bid would price Yingde shares at HK$6 apiece, exceeding an offer of HK$5.50 per share made by US-based industrial gas player Air Products in what would be the biggest U.S. takeover in China for a decade .

 

The bet smaller investors are making on Yingde now hinges on Air Products making a binding bid at HK$6.30...

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By: ChinaDesk | February 27, 2017

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Kunming Sinobright plans to acquire Beijing's property agency firm for 6.56 bln yuan
Kunming Sinobright Group Co Ltd (昆百大A) says it plans to acquire 94 percent stake in property agency firm, Beijing 5i5j (我爱我家- wo ai wo jia) Real Estate Brokerage Co Ltd, for about 6.18 billion yuan ($898 million).


Sinobright plans to sign share transfer agreement to acquire the remaining 6 percent stake in Beijing 5i5j for 378.0 million yuan. Sinobright plans to raise up to 2.5 billion yuan in share private placement to fund acquisition, projects.


China's XCMG, Brazil's OAS in joint venture talks
Chinese heavy machinery maker Xuzhou Construction Machinery Gr...

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By: ChinaDesk | February 21, 2017

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Dealmakers Battle for Chance to Run World's Biggest Chemical Company
It’s a battle of two great deal makers and the prize is potentially the chance to run the world’s largest chemical company.

 

On one side is Sinochem Group boss "Frank" Ning Gaoning, who is said to be in talks for a second major deal with global commodities trader Noble Group Ltd. On the other is Ren Jianxin, chairman of China National Chemical Corp., or ChemChina, whose $43 billion offer to buy Swiss pesticides-and-seeds maker Syngenta AG is currently wending its way through official reviews.

 

China wants to merge Sinochem and ChemChina as part of the ce...

By: ChinaDesk | January 25, 2017

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Rio Tinto sells coal assets to China's Yancoal for up to $2.45 billion
Rio Tinto Plc said it agreed to sell Australian unit Coal & Allied Industries Ltd to Chinese government-controlled Yancoal Australia Ltd for up to $2.45 billion in cash. The deal involves an initial sum of $1.95 billion, followed by further annual installments, taking the total price up to $2.45 billion. Yancoal also has an option to make a single cash payment of $2.35 billion.

 

Analysts said the price was a good deal for selling off thermal coal assets, which Rio no longer views as core. Rio's share price rose 4 percent in London trade, just above gains of 3.5 percent for the wider sector.

 

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