JA Solar Announces Share Repurchase Program
SHANGHAI, China, June 14, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq:JASO) ("JA Solar" or the "Company"), one of the world's largest manufacturers of high-performance solar power products, today announced that its board of directors has approved a share repurchase program, effective immediately, that authorizes JA Solar (JASO) to repurchase up to a US$100 million worth of its issued and outstanding American Depositary Shares ("ADSs") prior to September 30, 2012.
The program permits the Company to purchase ADSs from time to time prior to September 30, 2012 on the open market at prevailing market prices, in accordance with applicable securities laws and subject to restrictions relating to volume, price and timing.
About JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd.
JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. is a leading manufacturer of high-performance solar power products that convert sunlight into electricity for residential, commercial, and utility-scale power generation. The Company is one of the world's largest producers of solar cells. Its standard and high-efficiency product offerings are among the most powerful and cost-effective in the industry. The Company also produces solar modules that it distributes under its own brand and produces on behalf of solar manufacturers globally. The Company shipped 1.69 GW of solar power products in 2011. JA Solar is headquartered in Shanghai, China, and maintains production facilities in Shanghai, as well as Hebei, Jiangsu and Anhui provinces. For more information, please visit www.jasolar.com .
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Source: JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. 2012 GlobeNewswire, Inc.