LIQUIDITY. As of June 30, 2012, the Company had cash and cash equivalents of RMB1,146.7 million ($180.5 million) compared to RMB794.3 million as of March 31, 2012. The Company had total debt of RMB416.4 million ($65.5 million) as of June 30, 2012. Operating cash flow for the quarter amounted to RMB136.9 million ($21.5 million).
Ms. Zheng concluded, "Our Guangdong operation continues to deliver impressive performance. In order to sustain momentum in this highly promising market, we are expanding our operations there with a new facility. We anticipate that it will commence operating in two years and will be able to provide a platform for next-stage growth. As we increase our capacity in Guangdong, we will also acquire a minority interest in Guangzhou Municipality Tianhe Nuoya Bio-engineering Co., Ltd., the Company's operating arm in Guangdong province from Cordlife. This is pursuant to our recently announced alliance-building transactions. Upon completion of the announced transactions, Cordlife will become an affiliate of our group by holding approximately 10% equity interest in CCBC. This strategic alliance represents immense value for our existing shareholders as we can develop a strategic presence throughout Asia and benefit from Cordlife's Asia-wide expertise to better serve existing and prospective customers."
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|SOURCE China Cord Blood Corporation|
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