U.S. SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16 UNDER
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the month of June 2021
Commission File Number: 001-36885
TANTECH HOLDINGS LTD
c/o Tantech Holdings (Lishui) Co., Ltd.
No. 10 Cen Shan Road, Shuige Industrial Zone
Lishui City, Zhejiang Province 323600
(Address of principal executive offices)
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 x Form 40-F ¨
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1): ¨
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This Report updates the Report on Form 6-K filed on May 27, 2021. On June 7, 2021, TANTECH HOLDINGS LTD (“Tantech”) issued a press release announcing the closing of a previously announced private placement. Tantech sold 5,380,000 common shares in the private placement at USD$1.30 per share for USD$6,994,000. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.2 hereto and incorporated by reference herein.
|Description of Exhibit|
|10.1ˆ||Securities Purchase Agreement, dated May 27, 2021, by and between Tantech Holdings Ltd and the Purchasers.|
|99.1ˆ||Press Release dated May 27, 2021|
|99.2†||Press Release dated June 7, 2021|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
|TANTECH HOLDINGS LTD|
|By:||/s/ Wangfeng Yan|
Name: Wangfeng Yan
Title: Chief Executive Officer
Dated: June 7, 2021