Hindusthan National Glass sells arm in Europe for Rs 175 crore

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New Delhi | Published: June 23, 2016 1:53:57 PM

Hindusthan National Glass and Industries today said it has sold a wholly-owned subsidiary HNG Global GmbH for 23 million euros (about Rs 175 crore) to an undisclosed buyer in Europe.

n 2015-16, HNG Global GmbH had posted a turnover of Rs 276 crore and contributed 12 per cent of the total consolidated revenue of the company. (Source: Website)In 2015-16, HNG Global GmbH had posted a turnover of Rs 276 crore and contributed 12 per cent of the total consolidated revenue of the company. (Source: Website)

Hindusthan National Glass and Industries today said it has sold a wholly owned subsidiary HNG Global GmbH for 23 million euros (about Rs 175 crore) to an undisclosed buyer in Europe.

The transaction is expected to be completed by July 15, the company said in a BSE filing.

“Consideration to be received the from such sale (is) 23 million euro,” it said.

Last September, the company had announced that it had entered into an agreement for divestment of its investment in HNG Global GmbH.

In 2015-16, HNG Global GmbH had posted a turnover of Rs 276 crore and contributed 12 per cent of the total consolidated revenue of the company.

On the identity of the buyer, the company said it is “a large glass container manufacturing group in Europe (but) the buyer wants to keep the name confidential”.

Shares of Hindusthan National Glass and Industries were trading at Rs 77.10 in the afternoon trade, down 2.10 per cent from the previous close on BSE.

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