DCM Shriram gets nod to acquire balance 50% stake in Shriram Axiall
14th Sep 2021

DCM Shriram’s board has approved the proposal to acquire/buy 17,32,500 equity shares of Rs 10 each of Shriram Axiall (SAPL), a 50:50 JV between the Company and Axiall LLC, (USA), from Axiall LLC, being entire 50% of the paid-up share capital held by Axiall LLC in SAPL.

As per JV agreement, Axiall LLC has given the option, either to buy their shares in SAPL or to sell the Company's shares in SAPL to Axiall LLC. The Board of Directors of the Company considered the above options and the proposal to acquire / buy entire 50% shareholding held by Axiall LLC in SAPL, has been approved by the Board. Post this acquisition, SAPL will become wholly owned subsidiary of the Company.

DCM Shriram is engaged in the business of fertilizer, sugar and caustic soda.