IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

NFI

AFFECTED FLOW

Outflow (subsidised)

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

firm-specific

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
← back to the state act
Inception date: 19 Dec 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Trade finance

On 19 December 2014 the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) signed a USD 25 million overseas investment loan agreement the with Indonesian firm Federal International Finance. A number of commercial banks are co-financing the loan totalling USD 225 million. Besides its own contribution, JBIC will also guarantee an unspecified part of the total loan volume. The purpose of the loan is to finance the sales of Japanese motorcycle brand Honda in Indonesia.

In this context the Bank stated: 'Thus, to promote sales and increase market share in this market, sales financing is an important tool of business strategy for every motorcycle manufacturers. This loan will therefore support the overseas business deployment of a Japanese motorcycle manufacturer, and thereby contribute to maintaining and strengthening the international competitiveness of the Japanese motorcycle industry through support for sales financing of motorcycles.'
 
Overseas investment loans
JBIC provides direct loans named overseas investment loans to Japanese companies, overseas affiliates or joint ventures where Japanese companies hold equity interests and governments or financial institutions partying with such overseas affiliates. Loans support projects in specific sectors or with a specific purpose of interest to Japan. Further information can be found on the Bank's website under overseas investment loans.
 
The GTA includes state guarantees and other financial incentives that are likely to affect the restructuring and performance of firms facing international competition, whether from imports, in export markets, and from foreign subsidiaries.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

499 Other transport equipment & parts
8711 Motorcycles (including mopeds) and cycles fitted with an auxiliary motor, with or without sidecars; sidecars.
871110 With reciprocating internal combustion piston engine of a cylinder capacity not exceeding 50 cc
871120 With reciprocating internal combustion piston engine of a cylinder capacity exceeding 50 cc but not exceeding 250 cc
871130 With reciprocating internal combustion piston engine of a cylinder capacity exceeding 250 cc but not exceeding 500 cc
871140 With reciprocating internal combustion piston engine of a cylinder capacity exceeding 500 cc but not exceeding 800 cc
871150 With reciprocating internal combustion piston engine of a cylinder capacity exceeding 800 cc
871190 Other

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