Jul. 5, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (Chalco)<601600
>, the country's largest aluminum producer, has announced that it plans to issue RMB 2 billion in super short-term bills with a maturity of 30 days on the interbank market today.
Coupon rate will be determined in the process of book-building and the bills be issued at face value.
Both value date and payment due date is Jul. 6 and the to-be-issued bills tradable on Jul. 9.
China Chengxin International Credit Rating Co Ltd has rated the issuer AAA.
China Minsheng Banking Corp Ltd<600016
> has been hired as book-runner and lead underwriter for the offering and China Construction Bank Co<601939
> will be joint lead underwriter for the offering.
The company yesterday issued RMB 3 billion of 60-day super short-term bills.
The company suffered a loss of RMB 1.09 billion in the first quarter of this year, although seeing its core business revenue rise 18.97% YoY to RMB 33.59 billion.