Sabic signs $2bn loan
Chemicals and fertiliser manufacturer Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (Sabic) has signed a $2bn five year loan. It is split between a $1.25bn syndicated facility and $750m in co-ordinated bilateral deals.
The self-arranged facilities offered lenders a 40bp margin for the revolving credit portion with different margins on the swing lines. BTMU, Citi, ING, Mizuho and SMBC co-ordinated the deal.
Sabic reported net income of SR21.5bn ($5.7bn) for 2010, up from SR9bn ($2.4bn) in 2009....