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2000-37
November 30, 2000

Overseas Economic Cooperation Operation

Japan Bank for International Cooperation Activities in October 2000

In October 2000, Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) committed 17 loans, worth a total of 51.9 billion yen1. Detailed data are as follows:

1. COMMITMENTS:

  • (1)International Financial Operations of JBIC
    LOANS and EQUITY PARTICIPATIONS:
    14 loans, worth a total of 27.2 billion yen. Detailed data are as follows:
    (a) Export Loans (supplier credits, buyer credits, and bank-to-bank loans for export of goods and services from Japan)
    Seven commitments, worth a total of 8.3 billion yen, including a project to export materials and equipment to repair and upgrade a cotton mill in Uzbekistan.
    (b)Import Loans (for import of goods, natural resources and services to Japan)
    One commitment, worth 7.3 billion yen, for a project to import an aircraft from the U.S.A.
    (c) Overseas Investment Loans (for direct investments overseas by Japanese companies)
    Five commitments, worth a total of 4.6 billion yen, including a project for the production and sale of wire harness in Mexico.
    (d)Untied Loans (not tied to the procurement of goods and services from Japan)
    One commitment, worth 7.0 billion yen, for a project to improve roads in Brazil.
    (e)Equity Participations
    None.
    GUARANTEES:
    One commitment, worth 3.0 billion yen, for a project to improve roads in Brazil.
  • (2) Overseas Economic Cooperation Operations of JBIC
    (a)ODA Loans (Loans to governments, government agencies and other eligible organizations of developing countries for their economic and social development and economic stability)
    Three commitments, worth a total of 24.7 billion yen, including a loan to "Beijing Urban Railway Construction Project" in China.
    (b)Private-Sector Investment Finance (Loans to and/or equity investments in corporations undertaking development projects in developing countries)
    None.
    (c)Special Assistance Facility: SAF
    One contract was concluded. (Please see the Attachment.)

2. LOAN DISBURSEMENTS, REPAYMENTS AND BALANCES OUTSTANDING

n October 2000, JBIC disbursed 105.2 billion yen and collected 119.6 billion yen. The loans and equity participations outstanding were worth a total of 20,987.4 billion yen and the balance of guarantees outstanding was 377.1 billion yen at the end of the month. Detailed data are as follows:

  • (1)International Financial Operations of JBIC
    Disbursement during this period reached 52.7 billion yen while collection amounted to 96.7 billion yen. The loans and equity participations outstanding were worth a total of 10,365.8 billion yen at the end of the month. The balance of guarantees outstanding was 377.1 billion yen.
  • (2)Overseas Economic Cooperation Operations of JBIC
    Disbursement during this period reached 52.5 billion yen (ODA loans: 52.5 billion yen) while collection amounted to 22.9 billion yen (ODA loans: 22.9 billion yen). The loans and equity participations outstanding were worth a total of 10,621.6 billion yen (ODA loans: 10,435.4 billion yen, Private-Sector Investment Finance: 186.2 billion yen) at the end of the month.

1 Guarantees and the Special Assistance Facility (SAF) are not included.(back)

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