RHI acquires an additional 26% in Orient Refractories Ltd., India, through a public offer

29. April 2013

Following the acquisition of 43.6% of the share capital of Orient Refractories Ltd. (ORL) from the core shareholders in early March, RHI has completed the mandatory open offer for an additional 26% of the ORL shares. As of April 29, RHI thus holds 69.6% of the voting rights in ORL. The transaction price to acquire the 69.6% stake totaled roughly € 50 million.