ZHONGSHAN, China, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited ("Ming Yang" or the "Company") (NYSE: MY), a leading wind turbine manufacturer in China, today announced that through its subsidiary, Ming Yang Wind Power (International) Co., Ltd., the Company had sold all 141,062,000 of its shares of Huadian Fuxin Energy Corporation Limited ("Huadian Fuxin") (HKEx: 00816) for an aggregate consideration of approximately US$35.5 million as of April 12. The shares were acquired for an aggregate consideration of approximately US$30.0 million in connection with Huadian Fuxin's initial public offering ("IPO") in Hong Kong and listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in June 2012.
"We invested in Huadian Fuxin's IPO last year to demonstrate our commitment to our strategic working relationship with Huadian Fuxin and its parent company, China Huadian Corporation, and continue to be excited about the potential opportunities for our companies to work together," said Chuanwei Zhang, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ming Yang. "The funds received from the sale are expected to be available for working capital to enable us to continue to enhance our abilities to increase shareholder value."
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About China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited
China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited (NYSE: MY) is a leading wind turbine manufacturer in China, focusing on designing, manufacturing, selling and servicing megawatt-class wind turbines. Ming Yang produces advanced, highly adaptable wind turbines with high energy output and provides customers with comprehensive post-sales services. Ming Yang cooperates with aerodyne Energiesysteme, one of the world's leading wind turbine design firms based in Germany, to co-develop wind turbines. In terms of newly installed capacity, Ming Yang was a top 10 wind turbine manufacturer worldwide and the largest non-state owned wind turbine manufacturer in China in 2012.
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