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2013-12-12 12:22:52

WASHINGTON, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The board of directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) today adopted revisions to its environmental procedures and guidelines governing high-carbon intensity projects, aligning the Bank with President Obama's goal of reducing carbon pollution, while maintaining the Bank's focus on continuing to help create and support American export-related jobs. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110414/MM83673LOGO)...

2013-12-05 16:22:40

In the news release, Ex-Im Bank Approves $641 Million to Finance the Export of U.S. Refinery Equipment to Turkey, issued 05-Dec-2013 by Export-Import Bank of the United States over PR Newswire, we are advised by the organization that the third paragraph, second sentence should read "the refinery will process crude oil" rather than "the refinery will produce crude oil" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: Ex-Im Bank Approves $641 Million to Finance...

2013-12-05 12:22:50

Transaction Supports 3,000 Jobs WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a boost for U.S. jobs, the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) has authorized a $640.7 million direct loan to Star Refineri A.S. (Star) of Istanbul, Turkey, that will finance the export of American-made oil refinery equipment and support approximately 3,000 U.S. jobs, according to bank estimates derived from Departments of Commerce and Labor data and methodology. (Logo:...

2013-10-24 20:21:32

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In August 2013 the United States exported $189.2 billion of goods and services, slightly lower than July's exports of $189.3 billion. August's exports are marginally lower than June's all-time record high of $190.5 billion, according to data released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) of the U.S. Commerce Department. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110414/MM83673LOGO) Exports of goods and services over...

2013-10-01 23:29:26

Ex-Im Bank finances export of Air Tractor aircraft to Brazil for food security. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) today announced support for a seven-figure purchase of two new American agricultural aircraft by Jose Antonio Goncalves Viana, a soybean and corn agribusiness in Brazil. The buyer is a repeat customer of Air Tractor Inc., an employee-owned small business manufacturer of specialty aircraft. For this transaction,...

2013-09-19 12:22:31

Transaction Supports White House Power Africa Initiative WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its renewable-energy push, the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) has authorized a pair of direct loans totaling $33.6 million to Abengoa of Seville, Spain, that will facilitate the export of American heat-transfer fluid produced by The Dow Chemical Company for use in solar projects in Spain and South Africa. (Logo:...

2013-09-03 23:02:55

Ex-Im Bank Partners With Iowa Small Business Development Centers, Multiplies Access to Export Financing Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) today announced its first marketing partnership in the state of Iowa to help Iowa small- and medium-size businesses boost export sales and jobs. Ex-Im Bank’s City/State Partnership with Iowa Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) gives exporters enhanced access to information about...

2013-08-29 16:25:56

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Office of Inspector General (OIG) for Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) announced that Jesus Armando Bustillos, from Namiquipa, Chihuahua, Mexico, was sentenced to two-years' probation for his role in a scheme to defraud Ex-Im Bank of approximately $1,209,000. Judge Kathleen Cardone, U.S. District Court in El Paso, TX, also ordered Bustillos to pay $571,002 in restitution and $1,399,029 in forfeiture....

2013-08-29 12:22:28

Financing Supports 6,800 U.S. Jobs WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) has authorized $1.5 billion of export financing in a pair of transactions to support the export of U.S. goods and services to Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex), Mexico's national oil and gas company. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110414/MM83673LOGO ) For the second time, Pemex will issue Ex-Im Bank-guaranteed bonds in the capital...

2013-08-23 16:20:35

WASHINGTON, Aug. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Continuing its support of the space industry in America, the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) has authorized a $105.4 million loan to Space Communication Ltd. of Ramat Gan, Israel, to finance the Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) launch of the Amos-6 communications satellite, the purchase of American made-solar arrays, and insurance brokered by Marsh USA (Marsh). (Logo:...