Form 6-K POSCO HOLDINGS INC. For: May 13

May 13, 2022 9:37 AM EDT

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Washington, D.C. 20549



Form 6-K






For the month of May, 2022

Commission File Number: 1-13368




(Translation of registrant’s name into English)



POSCO Center, 440 Teheran-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Korea, 06194



Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.

Form 20-F  ☒            Form 40-F  ☐

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Adjustment of Conversion Price, Exercise Price of Preemptive Rights,

and Exchange Price


1. Type    Adjustment of exchange price
2. Class of Bonds   

Foreign currency denominated exchangeable bonds

(Issued September 1, 2021)


•  Listing of Warrants

   Not applicable
3. Details of Adjustment    Series No.    Pre-adjustment price (KRW)   Post-adjustment price (KRW)
   —      478,124   471,446
4. Changes in Securities    Series No.    Total par value (electronic registration) of non-exercised securities (KRW)   Number of shares available for conversion, exercise, and exchange before adjustment (shares)   Number of shares available for conversion, exercise, and exchange after adjustment (shares)
   —      1,449,965,088,000   3,032,613   3,075,569
5. Reasons for Adjustment    Adjustment of exchange price following cash dividend of POSCO
6. Basis and Method for Adjustment   

1) Grounds for adjustment: Adjustment of the exchange price following cash dividends


•  In the event of any reasons for adjustment of the exchange price, such as capital increase without consideration, stock split, reverse stock split, change of stock class, issuance of options or warrants to shareholders, stock dividends, cash dividends, issuance of new shares below market price, etc., the exchange price will be adjusted according to the relevant bond conditions.


2) Method of adjustment


Post adjustment adjusted price = Pre adjustment adjusted price X[(*Current market price - Cash dividends equivalent to 1 share)/*Current market price]

7. Effective Date of Adjusted Price    2022-04-01

8. Date of Board Resolution (Decision Date)    —  

•   Attendance of Outside Directors

   Present (No.)    —  
   Absent (No.)    —  

•   Attendance of Auditors(members of Audit Committee)

9. Other references useful for making investment decisions   

•  “Total par value (electronic registration) of non-exercised securities (KRW)” of “4. Changes in Securities” above was converted into KRW by applying the standard exchange rate (standard exchange rate of 1,360.32 EUR/KRW announced by Seoul Foreign Exchange Brokerage Co., Ltd. on August 13, 2021).


•  ‘Current market price’ of “6.2 Method adjustment” above means the amount obtained by taking an arithmetic average of the closing prices of 20 trading days until the immediately preceding trading day, including the immediately preceding trading day of the date started, with the trading day immediately preceding the date of disclosure of the initial dividend being the date started.


•  Above “7. Effective Date of Adjusted Price” will take effect retroactively on April 1st, 2022 which is immediately after the record date for the 1st quarter 2022 (March 31st, 2022).


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, thereunto duly authorized.


Date: May 13, 2022     By  

/s/ Han, Young-Ah

      Name: Han, Young-Ah
      Title: Senior Vice President

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