SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): December 16, 2019
IT TECH PACKAGING, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
Science Park, Juli Road
Xushui District, Baoding City
Hebei Province, People’s Republic of China
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of Each Class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of Each Exchange on Which Registered|
|Common Stock||ITP||NYSE MKT|
Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On December 16, 2019, Hebei Baoding Dongfang Paper Milling Company Limited (“Dongfang Paper”), the major operating entity of IT Tech Packaging, Inc. (the “Company”), entered into a supplement agreement (the “Supplemental Agreement”) to an acquisition Agreement it entered into on June 25, 2019 with Hebei Tengsheng Paper Co. Ltd. (“Tengsheng Paper”), pursuant to which the consideration for acquiring Tengsheng Paper shall be in cash and any balance payment for the purchase price shall be paid no later than December 31, 2021. In addition, the acquisition shall be consummated upon the full payment of the purchase price.
The foregoing descriptions of the Supplemental Agreement are qualified in their entirety by reference to the such agreement, an English translation version of which is filed herewith as Exhibit 10.1, to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|10.1||English Translation of the Supplement Agreement|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|IT TECH PACKAGING, INC.|
|Date: December 17, 2019||By:||/s/ Zhenyong Liu|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|
Supplement Agreement To The Acquisition Agreement
Contract No: HB-2019-12-16
Transferor: Hebei Tengsheng Paper Co.,Ltd (“Party A”)
Transferee: Hebei Baoding Dongfang Paper Milling Co.,Ltd (“Party B”)
On June 25, 2019, the two parties entered into The Acquisition Agreement, Contract No: HB-2019-06-25 (“The original agreement”). Through friendly negotiation, the two parties hereby enter into the following Supplement Agreement:
|1.||Basic Information of Acquisition|
The basic conditions and relevant rights and obligations of The Original Agreement shall remain unchanged and valid.
|1)||By consensus and agreement of two parties, the payment shall be in cash.|
|2)||The original payment term is extended. Party B shall pay all the payments off no later than December 31, 2021 unless further agreement reached. The acquisition shall be deemed completed upon full payment.|
|1)||The Supplement Agreement is an integral part of The Original Agreement. It is complementary to The Original Agreement with the same legal effect. In case of any conflict between the contents, the supplement Agreement shall prevail.|
|2)||The Supplement Agreement shall come into force on the date of execution.|
|3)||The Original Agreement and The Supplement Agreement may be amended, supplemented, modified or terminated upon mutual agreement. Such amendment, supplement or modification shall be made in writing and shall come into force on the date of execution.|
(Below is the signature page for the Supplement Agreement To The Acquisition Agreement)
Hebei Tengsheng Paper Co.,Ltd
Date: December 16, 2019
Hebei Baoding Dongfang Paper Milling Co.,Ltd
Date: December 16, 2019