SHANGRAO, China, May 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), one of the largest and most innovative solar module manufacturers in the world, today announced that its majority-owned principal operating subsidiary, Jinko Solar Co., Ltd. ("Jiangxi Jinko"), has entered into an equity transfer agreement (the "Agreement") with Ziyang Major Industry Equity Investment Fund Partnership (Limited Partnership) and Mr. Shihong Dong (the "Acquirors"), pursuant to which Jiangxi Jinko agrees to sell its 100% equity interest in Xinjiang Jinko Solar Co., Ltd. ("Xinjiang Jinko"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jiangxi Jinko, at a consideration of RMB4.3 billion (the "Disposal") to the Acquirors. Upon completion of the Disposal, Jiangxi Jinko will no longer hold any equity interest in Xinjiang Jinko. The Agreement has been negotiated on an arm's length basis and on normal commercial terms. The Disposal is expected to reduce Jiangxi Jinko's operational costs, improve its production efficiency and optimize its facility mix. The Disposal is subject to customary closing conditions, including obtaining the requisite antitrust regulatory approval and payment of the consideration.
JinkoSolar currently owns approximately 58.62% equity interest in Jiangxi Jinko.
About JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd.
JinkoSolar (NYSE: JKS) is one of the largest and most innovative solar module manufacturers in the world. JinkoSolar distributes its solar products and sells its solutions and services to a diversified international utility, commercial and residential customer base in China, the United States, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom, Chile, South Africa, India, Mexico, Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, Italy, Spain, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Poland, Austria, Switzerland, Greece and other countries and regions.
JinkoSolar had 14 productions facilities globally, 24 overseas subsidiaries in Japan, South Korea, Vietnam, India, Turkey, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, the United States, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Australia, Canada, Malaysia, the United Arab Emirates, Denmark, Indonesia, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia, and global sales teams in China, the United States, Canada, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Italy, Germany, Turkey, Spain, Japan, the United Arab Emirates, Netherlands, Vietnam and India, as of March 31, 2023.
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For investor and media inquiries, please contact:
Ms. Stella Wang
JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd.
Tel: +86 21-5180-8777 ext.7806
Mr. Rene Vanguestaine
Tel: +86 178 1749 0483
In the U.S.:
Ms. Linda Bergkamp
Christensen, Scottsdale, Arizona
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