Michelin Sells Part of its Apollo Shareholding
Michelin has sold a portion of its shareholding in Apollo tyres for approximately Rs 500 million (£6.67 million). The French manufacturer, who held an 11 per cent share in Apollo, sold 3.
3 per cent through open market sales. The company has held shares in Apollo Tyres since it acquired a 14.9 per cent stake in early 2004, a deal made at a time when a truck and bus radial joint venture between the two companies seemed likely.