Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On May 2, 2019, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX), PT Freeport Indonesia and Freeport-McMoRan Oil Gas LLC, as borrowers, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. as administrative agent, Bank of America, N.A., as syndication agent and each of the lenders and issuing banks party thereto entered into the First Amendment to Revolving Credit Agreement dated as of May 2, 2019 (First Amendment) to the Revolving Credit Agreement dated as of April 20, 2018, among the borrowers, the administrative agent, the syndication agent, and each of the lenders and issuing banks party thereto (as amended, the Revolving Credit Facility).
The changes made to the First Amendment include (i) extending the maturity date by one year to April 20, 2024 for $3.26 billion of the Revolving Credit Facility with the remaining $240 million maturing on April 20, 2023 (the scheduled maturity date) and (ii) modifying the calculation of the total debt component used to determine the total leverage ratio by increasing the amount of unrestricted cash that may be applied to reduce the amount of total debt. The First Amendment provides for no other substantive changes.
As of May 2, 2019, FCX had no borrowings outstanding under the Revolving Credit Facility and $13 million in letters of credit issued, resulting in availability of approximately $3.5 billion, of which approximately $1.5 billion could be used for additional letters of credit.
Certain of the lenders and agents under the Revolving Credit Facility, and their respective affiliates have in the past engaged, and may in the future engage, in transactions with FCX and its affiliates, and have in the past performed, and may in the future perform, services, including commercial banking, financial advisory and investment banking services, for FCX and its affiliates, in the ordinary course of business for which they have received or will receive customary fees and expenses.
The foregoing description of the First Amendment is not intended to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the First Amendment, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1, and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 2.03 Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.
See Item 1.01, which is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
FREEPORT-MCMORAN INC Exhibit
EX-10.1 2 fcxexhibit101-5x2x2019.htm EXHIBIT 10.1 Exhibit EXECUTION VERSIONFIRST AMENDMENT TO REVOLVING CREDIT AGREEMENTdated as of April 20,…
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About Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX)
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) is a natural resource company with a portfolio of mineral assets, and oil and natural gas resources. The Company’s segments include the Morenci, Cerro Verde, Grasberg and Tenke Fungurume copper mines, the Rod & Refining operations and the U.S. Oil & Gas Operations. It has organized its operations into five primary divisions: North America copper mines, South America mining, Indonesia mining, Africa mining and Molybdenum mines. Its portfolio of assets includes the Grasberg minerals district in Indonesia, mining operations in North and South America, the Tenke Fungurume (Tenke) minerals district in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in Africa, and oil and natural gas assets in the United States. Its Atlantic Copper smelts and refines copper concentrates, and markets refined copper and precious metals in slimes. It has a smelter at its Miami, Arizona, mining operation, and molybdenum conversion facilities in the United States and Europe.
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