On November 28, 2017, an offshore subsidiary of Tianqi Lithium Corporation (“Tianqi Lithium”, SZ.002466) has successfully issued USD300,000,000 3.750 per cent. Senior Guaranteed Notes due 2022 (the “Notes”), which has been unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed by Tianqi Lithium. Citigroup Global Markets Limited and UBS AG Hong Kong Branch acted as the Joint Lead Managers for the Notes. The Notes have been listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited.
Zhong Lun Law Firm acted as the PRC counsel of the issuer for the Notes and provided comprehensive legal services throughout the Notes issuance. The legal team was led by Shirley Lu (Partner), with support from Joy Gao (Senior Associate), Sophia Chen (Associate), Rick Cao (Associate), Wenxin Dai (Associate) and Mo Chen (Associate).
Tianqi Lithium is a world leading supplier of lithium products. Its major business includes lithium mine exploitation and development, lithium products processing and trade of lithium concentrates. Tianqi Lithium has established its global presence in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Australia, Chile and elsewhere, and has been providing services to customers worldwide.