EANS-Adhoc: Sunways AG: Strategic transaction with BayWa AG trading group

ad-hoc disclosure pursuant to section 15 of the WpHG transmitted by euro adhoc with the aim of a Europe-wide distribution. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

27.10.2009

Constance, 27 October 2009 - Under a purchase contract dated 27 October 2009, Sunways AG, Constance, Germany (Frankfurt Stock Exchange: SWW; ISIN DE0007332207), sold all its shares in MHH Solartechnik GmbH, Tuebingen, Germany, to BayWa Green Energy GmbH, a subsidiary of BayWa AG, Munich, Germany, effective as of 31 December 2009. The transaction´s execution is subject to several conditions, in particular clearance by the competent cartel authorities under the merger control regulations. Pursuant to a performance-related component of the contract, the purchase price for MHH Solartechnik amounts to about EUR 15 to 20 million. Simultaneously, Sunways AG and BayWa AG intend to form a joint project company in which Sunways AG is to hold a 49 percent stake while 51 percent are to be held by BayWa AG. The joint enterprise is to be active in the area of developing, planning and realizing medium-sized to large photovoltaic systems as well as solar parks.

Rückfragen & Kontakt:

Dr. Harald F. Schaefer
Head of Corporate Communications & Investor Relations
Tel.: +49 (0)7531 996 77-415
E-Mail: communications@sunways.de
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issuer: Sunways AG
Macairestr. 3 - 5
D-78467 Konstanz
phone: +49 (0)7531 99677 0
FAX: +49 (0)7531 99677 10
mail: info@sunways.de
WWW: http://www.sunways.de
sector: Alternative energy
ISIN: DE0007332207
indexes: CDAX, Prime All Share, Technologie All Share

stockmarkets: regulated dealing/prime standard: Frankfurt, free trade: Berlin,
Hamburg, Stuttgart, Düsseldorf, München
language: English

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