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Exim Bank inks $245 mn loan agreement with Ghana, Mozambique to support agri, rail projects

PTI | New Delhi | Updated: 13-06-2019 20:25 IST | Created: 13-06-2019 20:01 IST
Exim Bank inks $245 mn loan agreement with Ghana, Mozambique to support agri, rail projects
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Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) will provide a line of credit worth USD 245 million to Ghana and Mozambique for agricultural and railway projects. Exim Bank supported line of credit of USD 150 million to Ghana and USD 95 million to Mozambique, the Reserve Bank of India said in two separate notifications Thursday.

The USD 150 million for Ghana will be used for financing strengthening of agriculture mechanisation services centres, while a line of credit for Mozambique will be used for financing procurement of railway rolling stock including locomotives, coaches and wagons, the RBI said. The agreements are effective from June 3, 2019. Under the LoC, the terminal utilisation period is 60 months after the scheduled completion date of the project, the apex bank said.


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