Chemplast Sanmar IPO Review 2021: With 4 IPOs lined up this week, investors are once again in for a ride. Chemplast Sanmar Ltd IPO will hit the Indian markets from August 10th to August 12th. They aim to raise Rs. ₹3,850 crores through a public offering.
In this article, we look into important information on the Chemplast Sanmar IPO and find out the possible prospects of the company. Keep reading!
Chemplast Sanmar IPO Review – About the Company
Founded in 1985 and based in Chennai, Chemplast Sanmar Ltd is one of India’s leading speciality chemicals manufacturers.
The company focuses on the manufacture of speciality paste PVC (polyvinyl chloride) resin and custom manufacturing of starting materials and intermediates for pharmaceutical, agro-chemical, and fine chemicals sectors.
The company is part of the Sanmar Group which is one of the oldest groups and has a presence in chemicals, shipping engineering and metals.
Chemplast Sanmar is the largest manufacturer of speciality paste PVC resins in India in terms of installed production capacity.
The company has an installed capacity of 66,000 tonnes per annum. It is also the third-largest manufacturer of caustic soda and the largest manufacturer of hydrogen peroxide in South India.
In addition to this, the company also produces other chemicals like Caustic Soda, Chlorochemicals, Hydrogen Peroxide, Refrigerant gas, and Industrial Salt.
The company has 4 manufacturing facilities located in Mettur, Berigai, and Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu, and one is located in Puducherry.
It is important to note that Chemplast Sanmar was delisted in 2012 post the financial crisis of 2008 where it faced volatile commodity prices. The management decided it was best to restructure the group in a private set-up.
Its listed competitors include:
- PI Industries
- Finolex Industries
- Navin Fluorine
Grey Market Premium of Chemplast Sanmar
The shares of Chemplast Sanmar received a 0% in the grey market before the IPO as of August 9th.
Chemplast Sanmar IPO Review – Key IPO Information
Sanmar Holdings Ltd. is the promoter of the company. They have appointed ICICI Securities, Axis Capital, Credit Suisse Securities (India), IIFL Securities, Ambit, BOB Capital Markets, HDFC Bank, IndusInd Bank, and YES Securities as the lead managers to the offer. KFin Technologies has been appointed as the registrar for the issue.
|IPO Size||₹3,850.00 Cr|
|Fresh Issue||₹1,300.00 Cr|
|Offer For Sale(OFS)||₹2,550.00 Cr|
|Opening Date||Aug 10, 2021|
|Closing Date||Aug 12, 2021|
|Face Value||₹5 per equity share|
|Price Band||₹530 to ₹541 per equity share|
|Lot Size||27 Shares|
|Minimum Lot Size||1|
|Maximum Lot Size||13|
|Listing Date||Aug 24, 2021|
Purpose of the Chemplast Sanmar IPO
The proceeds from the IPO will be used for
- Early redemption of NCDs issued by the company in full.
- Other general corporate purposes.
The IPO opens on 10th August and closes on 12th August 2021. For retail investors, it can be a good opportunity to look into the company’s future prospects and apply for the IPO if they believe in the products and growth prospects of Sanmar Holdings Ltd.
That’s all for this post. Do let us know what you think of the Sanmar Holdings Ltd. IPO review. Are you planning to apply for this IPO or not? Comment below. Cheers!
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