King & Wood Mallesons advises Qinhuangdao Port on listing on Hong Kong Stock Exchange

King & Wood Mallesons has advised Qinhuangdao Port (QHD Port) on its successful listing on the Main Board of Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Upon the transaction, QHD Port has become the fourth domestic port company listed in Hong Kong after the first three ports, namely Dalian Port, Tianjin Port and Xiamen Port.

QHD Port is the world’s largest independent port operator for major dry bulk cargo and one of the most important ore port operators in the Bohai Rim of China. As its subsidiary, Qinhuangdao Port is the world’s largest coal port and the most important port of call for China’s domestic coal trade.

King & Wood Mallesons acted as the issuer’s PRC legal counsel. The project was led by partners Tang Lizi, Zhang Yongliang and Wang Hui. Partner Peng Jin provided strong support to the project.