BA Asia, Calyon and HSBC have been awarded a $180 million five year mandate by Chi Mei Optoelectronics Ningbo, a subsidiary of Taiwan-based Chi Mei Optoelectronics.
The amortising facility has an average life of 3.75 years. Funds will be used to build a new LCD assembly plant.
Cosco Container Lines has mandated Bank of China, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, BNP Paribas, ING Bank and SG Asia to arrange a $466 million 10 year loan.
Funds will make up 60% of the purchase price of eight container ships. Syndication should launch by the end of the month....