Mercator limited: Promoter Buys 1, 00,000 equity Shares in Open Market

Deepthi | Myequity news | Date : 08-10-2018 10:05:00 IST

Mercator Limited's Promoter and Executive Chairman, Mr Harish Kumar Mittal, purchased 1,00,000 equity shares from the open market at a price of INR 18.07 per share . With this acquisition, the total promoter holding raised to 31.21%.

Mr. Mittal stated that the recent weakness in the stock market offered a good opportunity for them to consolidate promoter holding. This recent purchase transaction by the company's promoter re-iterates his confidence in the company's strong growth prospects and its unique positioning in the Oil and Gas Segment.

About Mercator Limited:

Mercator Limited is an Indian company. It was earlier known as Mercator Lines Ltd. The Mercator group of companies has diversified business interests in Coal, Oil & Gas, Commodity Transportation, and Dredging. Mercator Limited (formerly Mercator Lines Ltd.) is the parent company and is the second largest private sector shipping company in India, and it is based in Mumbai. It has recently forayed into the Offshore business with its subsidiaries Mercator Oil and Gas Ltd and Mercator Offshore Ltd.

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