ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Aug 2020

On 24 August 2020, the US government approved funding to support an export operation carried out by Bayport Colombia S.a..

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

USAspending.gov. Award page. Foreign Investment Financing. Bayport Colombia S.a..
https://www.usaspending.gov/award/ASST_NON_9000093321_7700

U.S. International Development Finance Corporation, "Our Products", (retrieved on 15/07/2021). Available at: https://www.dfc.gov/what-we-offer/our-products

Inception date: 24 Aug 2020 | Removal date: open ended

Trade finance

On 24 August 2020, the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation approved funding to support an export operation carried out by Bayport Colombia S.a.. The total amount granted was USD 200 million. The operation was located in Colombia. The support was granted through the Foreign Investment Financing programme.

The Foreign Investment Financing program provides financing for projects in developing countries to increase US exports, to advance American foreign policy goals, and to promote the US commercial competitiveness around the world. Under the program, projects must have significant participation by a sponsor from the United States. The program is run by the U.S. Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). In 2020, OPIC transformed into the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC).

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