NSG Group sale of shares in Nippon Sheet Glass Environment Amenity

NSG Group (NSG) announces the decision to sell its entire shareholdings in Nippon Sheet Glass Environment Amenity, a wholly-owned subsidiary, to Hibino Corporation (Hibino).

NSG Group is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of glass and glazing products for the architectural, automotive industry and technical glass sectors announces the decision to sell its entire shareholdings in Nippon Sheet Glass Environment Amenity, a wholly-owned subsidiary, to Hibino Corporation (Hibino).

Although NEA has been stably contributing to NSG, it was concluded that NEA’s further development can be achieved better through synergy with a third party.

Based on the analysis of various factors, it was determined that the sale of shares to Hibino would be the most effective way to enhance NEA’s corporate value.

The sale is scheduled for 1 April 2019 at the price of JPY 1.95 billion.  This transaction has no material financial impact on NSG’s consolidated financial results for the fiscal years ending in March 2019 and March 2020, respectively.

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