Turkish producers divest of power unit

Turkish producers divest of power unit

Turkish cement producers Batisoke Soke Cimento Sanayii and Baticim Bati Anadolu Cimento Sanayii have sold their jointly-owned power unit Tezli Dere Elektrik Uretimi.

Batisoke has sold its 36 per cent stake in the power company to local investors Salih Yaman and Huseyin Sumer for a total of US$216,150, while Baticim has sold its 64 per cent stake to Salih Yaman for US$383,850, the cement companies said in separate bourse filings on Wednesday.