May 12 (Reuters) - Manitex International Inc
* Manitex international, inc. Announces pricing for sale of half of its asv shares in an underwritten public offering
* Manitex international inc - priced its sale of 2 million shares of asv holdings, inc., in an underwritten public offering.
* Manitex international - to get proceeds of approximately $13 million, and after sale, will retain a minority ownership interest in asv of 2.1 million shares
* Manitex international inc - manitex will use proceeds of sale to repay debt
* Manitex international - deconsolidation, together with co's debt repayment will result in a total reduction in manitex debt of approximately $56 million Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: