Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement

Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

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On June 19, 2018, Prime World International Holdings, Ltd. (the “Company”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Applied Optoelectronics, Inc., entered into a one year revolving credit facility totaling NT$300 million (the “Credit Facility”) with Taishin International Bank in Taiwan (the “Bank”). Borrowing under the Credit Facility will be used for short-term working capital.

The Company may draw upon the Credit Facility from June 19, 2018 until May 31, 2019. The term of each draw shall be either 90 or 120 days. Borrowings under the Credit Facility will bear interest at a rate of 2.00% for 90 day draws and 1.95% for 120 day draws. At the end of the draw term the Company will make payment for all principal and accrued interest.

The agreements for the Credit Facility contain representations and warranties, and events of default applicable to the Company that are customary for agreements of this type.

The foregoing description of the Credit Facility does not purport to be a complete statement of the parties’ rights and obligations under the agreement for the Credit Facility and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Approval Notice of Credit Line, Credit Facility Agreement, Agreement on Providing Collateral and NT$300 Million Promissory note copies of which are attached as Exhibit 10.1 through 10.4 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and are incorporated by reference herein.

Item 2.03

Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.

The information contained in Item 1.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K with respect to the agreements are incorporated by reference herein and made a part hereof.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits

10.1 Translation of the Approval Notice of Credit Line, dated June 12, 2018

EX-10.1 2 appliedopto_ex1001.htm TERMS OF CREDIT LINE Exhibit 10.1   Approval Notice of Credit Line   I. Regarding the related transactions between your company and the Bank,…
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About Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI)

Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. is a vertically integrated provider of fiber-optic networking products. The Company offers its products for approximately three networking end markets, such as Internet data center; cable television (CATV), and fiber-to-the-home (FTTH). The Company designs and manufactures a range of optical communications products at varying levels of integration, from components, subassemblies and modules to turnkey equipment. The Company’s customers in the Internet data center market include Internet-based (Web 2.0) data center operators, to whom it supplies optical transceivers that plug into switches and servers within the data center, and allow these network devices to send and receive data over fiber optic cables. To the CATV market, it supplies a range of products, including lasers, transmitters and turnkey equipment, as well as headend, node and distribution equipment. Its manufacturing sites are located at Sugar Land, Texas; Ningbo, China, and Taipei, Taiwan.

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