An Phat Holdings (IFC-41460)

  • Vietnam
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Hai Duong and Hai Phong province, Vietnam.
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  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
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Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Nov 30, 2020
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  • Industry and Trade
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Investment Type(s)
Equity, Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 50.00 million
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 20.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 82.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS Apr 26, 2021

Disclosed by Bank Oct 29, 2020

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Project Description
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According to the bank document, "An Phat Holdings Joint Stock Company (APH or the Company) is the parent company for a group of subsidiaries involved in

(i) manufacturing of biodegradable plastic products, plastic packaging and raw materials for plastics;

(ii) manufacturing of engineering plastics for motorcycle and auto parts; and electrical and electronic components and molds for plastic industry; and

(iii) development of industrial parks.

APH has two main subsidiaries: An Phat Bioplastics Joint Stock Company (AAA) and Hanoi Plastics Joint Stock Company (Hanoi Plastics). 

The proposed IFC financing will support the implementation of a PBAT (polybutylene adipate terephthalate)  plant with a capacity of 20,000 MT/year and PBAT compound plant with a capacity of 21,000MT/year (the Project)."

Investment Description
Here you can find a list of individual development financial institutions that finance the project.

The Project is expected to cost US$82 million which would be funded by (i) US$20 million IFC Convertible Loan; (ii) US$30 million Equity and (iii) US$32 million Bank borrowings and Convertible loans from other investors.

Private Actors Description
A Private Actor is a non-governmental body or entity that is the borrower or client of a development project, which can include corporations, private equity and banks. This describes the private actors and their roles in relation to the project, when private actor information is disclosed or has been further researched.

Mr. Pham Anh Duong, Mr. Nguyen Le Trung, Mr. Pham Hoang Viet and Mr. Dinh Xuan Cuong (collectively the “sponsors”) are the major shareholders in APH with total ownership of 49.5%. The balance 50.5% of the shares are owned by institutional and retail shareholders.

Private Actor 1 Private Actor 1 Role Private Actor 1 Sector Relation Private Actor 2 Private Actor 2 Role Private Actor 2 Sector
- - - - An Phat Bioplastics JSC Subsidiary Industry and Trade
- - - - An Phát Holdings (An Phat Holdings JSC) Client Industry and Trade

Contact Information
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1/ Project Contact

An Phat Holdings Joint Stock Company

Conact: Mr. Nguyen Trung Kien

Position: Investor Relations Director

Phone: +84 90491 7686


Address: 16th Floor, PV Oil Building, No. 148 Hoang Quoc Viet street

Hanoi, Vietnam


2/ IFC Contact

General IFC Inquiries
IFC Communications
2121 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20433
Telephone: 202-473-3800
Fax: 202-974-4384

3/ Local Access for Project Documentation

Mr. Nguyen Trung Kien, Investor Relations Director

An Phat Holdings Joint Stock Company

16th Floor, PV Oil Building, No. 148 Hoang Quoc Viet street, Hanoi, Vietnam.   


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