RIO DE JANEIRO, June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WILSON SONS LIMITED (BM&FBovespa: WSON11), in full compliance with CVM Instruction Number 358, announces to its shareholders that it has, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, acquired the minority 25% share participation in Brasco Logistica Offshore Limitada (Brasco). As a result of this transaction, WILSON SONS LIMITED becomes the sole owner of 100% of Brasco's total share capital.
The transaction has been completed on June 16, 2010, with consideration of R$15,519,000.00 for the transfer of shares equivalent to 25% of the total Brasco share capital.
Created in 1999, Brasco is an integrated port and logistics service provider to the Oil & Gas industry in Brazil. The company has support bases in the cities of Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro, and Guaxindiba (Rio de Janeiro); Sao Luis (Maranhao); and Vitoria (Espirito Santo).
The full version of the Relevant Fact is available on line at: www.wilsonsons.com.br/ir
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Legal Representative and Investor Relations
About Wilson Sons Limited:
Wilson Sons Limited (BM&FBovespa: "WSON11"), through its subsidiaries, is one of Brazil's largest providers of integrated port, maritime and logistics services. With a business track record of over 170 years, the Company has developed an extensive national network and provides a comprehensive set of services related to domestic and international trade, as well as to the oil and gas industry. Its principal operating activities are divided into the following lines of business: Port Terminals, Towage, Logistics, Shipping Agency, Offshore, and Shipyards
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