Partners Group, the global private equity investment manager, has made a direct investment in South Korea’s Saehwa International Machinery with its investment partner STIC Investments, a local private equity firm in South Korea.
Financial details were not disclosed. Saehwa is an outsourced tire mold, drum and tire machinery manufacturer with a host of global clients. It also has overseas’ operations in China, Southeast Asia...
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