PHI Group Signs Definitive Contract With Vietnamese Company for 125 Million Tons of Sand

NEW YORK and SINGAPORE, June 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PHI Group, Inc. (Trading Symbol:PHIL) (OTCMarkets:PHIL), a U.S. public company engaged in energy and natural resources, announced today that the Company has signed a definitive contract with Vietnam-based KHM Joint Stock Company to supply up to 125 million metric tons of reclamation sand from Vietnam to Singapore and Asian markets over a period of five years.

According to the contract, the saline sand shall have been checked and tested to meet the specification requirements according to international industrial standards for usage in Singapore and other Asian government projects. Minimum monthly transaction volume will be 1.6 million MT and may increase by 30% as needed. Contract price is set at FOB mother vessels.

PHI Group is currently coordinating with logistical and other related partners to begin shipment as soon as practical.

Jalani Haniffa, PHI Group Vice President of Southeast Asia Operations, stated: "We are very pleased to have secured a stable long-term supply of reclamation sand to meet the growing needs of the Singapore and Asian markets."

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About PHI Group, Inc.

Targeting both conventional energy and renewables, PHI Group, Inc. invests in energy-related assets and natural resources, cooperates with international partners to develop independent power plant projects, and provides renewable energy solutions in conjunction with select industry partners. In addition, the company is engaged in trading activity involving coal, oil, precious metals, sand, granite and other industrial commodities. The Company also provides M&A advisory and consulting services through its wholly-owned subsidiary PHI Capital Holdings, Inc. Website:

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