RHI Magnesita Group, a leading global supplier of the high-grade refractory product, systems and services has a presence in India through its acquired listed entity Orient Refractories and two other unlisted companies. The group has decided to consolidate its refractories business in India.

Orient Refractories Limited (Orient) is in the business of manufacture and marketing of refractory products, systems and services and has various global partners for its international quality products

In 2011, Orient Abrasives Limited demerged its refractory business into Orient. In January 2013 RHI Acquired 43.6% share capital of the Orient and further 26% via open offer. The transaction price for 69.6% totalled approximately INR 360 cores.

RHI India Private Limited (RHI India), incorporated in 2007 is a subsidiary of Dutch Brasil Holding B.V., which is ultimately owned by RHI Magnesita N.V. RHI India is engaged in the business of purchase, sale, import, export and marketing of refractories, refractory products, chemicals, formulations, and related equipment.

RHI Clasil Private Limited (RHI Clasil), incorporated in 2005 is a subsidiary of VRD Americas B.V., which is ultimately owned by RHI Magnesita N.V. Apart from VRD Americas B.V., the shares of RHI Clasil are held by the Clasil Group. RHI Clasil is engaged in the business of manufacture and marketing of refractories and allied products.

Current Holding Structure

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The Transaction

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