Stock exchange release
August 29, 2013 at 1.00 pm (CET+1)
Kemira has today signed a 5+1+1 year EUR 400 million revolving credit facility with eight banks. This is a committed credit facility to be used for general corporate purposes. The new facility replaces undrawn EUR 300 million facility signed in June 2011. The loan agreement includes a financial covenant based on gearing.
Banks acting as Mandated Lead Arrangers and Bookrunners are Nordea Bank, Danske Bank, Citi Bank, Commerz Bank, Pohjola Bank plc, SEB and Swedbank. ING N.V. acts as Lead Arranger. Nordea Bank and Danske Bank acted as the Coordinators.
For more information, please contact
Tuomas Kivimäki, Group Treasurer
Tel. +358 10 862 1778
Tero Huovinen, Vice President, Investor Relations
Tel. +358 10 862 1980
Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water-intensive industries. We provide expertise and chemicals that improve our customers’ water, energy and raw material efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas, mining and water treatment. In 2012, Kemira had annual revenue of EUR 2.2 billion and around 4,900 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.