LawFuel.com – Law Firm Newswire –
November 2, 2012
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (“Mitsui”) in connection with the signing of agreements pursuant to which Mitsui will provide a term loan to a subsidiary of Corporación Nacional del Cobre de Chile (“Codelco”) and will acquire an additional 15.25% interest in Inversiones Mineras Acrux SpA (“Acrux”), the owner of 29.5% of Anglo Sur shares and a joint venture company between Mitsui and Codelco.
Mitsui & Co., Ltd. is one of the most diversified and comprehensive trading, investment and service enterprises in the world. Headquartered in Chile, Codelco is the world´s largest copper producer.
The Debevoise team is led by partner Maurizio Levi-Minzi and includes partners Craig A. Bowman, Gary M. Friedman and Christopher Smeall, and associates Oran M. Ebel and Brita Siepker.