BRIEF-Abertis gains full control of Chile's Autopista Central

jueves 21 de enero de 2016 13:24 GYT

Jan 21 (Reuters) - Abertis :

* Acquires, through its subsidiary Inversora de Infraestructuras, 50 percent stake in Autopista Central in Chile for 948.0 million euros ($1.03 billion) from the Canadian fund, Alberta Investment Management Corporation

* Currently controls 100 percent of the Chilean motoroway

* The Chilean acquisition will have positive impact on the company's results, 220 mln euros on revenue and 160 mln euros on EBITDA

* Autopista Central, a 61-kilometre concession, is a Chile's premium toll road asset, and the country's busiest road, with average daily traffic of 81,037 vehicles (Sept. 2015)

* The concession period expires in 2031 Source text:

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