Sep. 19, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Guangzhou
Wanbao Group Co Ltd, which is mainly engaged in the research and development as well as manufacturing of household appliances and refrigeration equipments in China, has announced it will issue RMB 800 million in short-term bills with a maturity of 365 days in the interbank market on Sep 21.
The company said in a statement that the bills will be issued at face value, and the coupon rate determined in the process of book-building.
Both value and payment due date is set on Sep 24, and the to-be-issued bills tradable Sep 25.
RMB 700 million of the proceeds from the issue will be used to replenish the working capital, while the remaining RMB 100 million to repay bank loans, said the issuer.
Shanghai Brilliance Credit Rating & Investors Service Co Ltd has rated the issuer and bills AA and A-1, respectively.
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