Cosan $550 million notes offering
We advised Cosan on the senior notes offering
Davis Polk advised Cosan Luxembourg S.A., as issuer, and Cosan S.A., as guarantor, in connection with Cosan Luxembourg’s $550 million offering of 7.500% senior notes due 2030, which were issued pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act.
Cosan is a leading sugar and ethanol producer, grower of sugarcane, natural gas distributor in Brazil, operator of the largest bulk port terminals in the world, producer of energy from sugarcane, lubricants player in Brazil and one of the largest private landowners in Brazil.
The Davis Polk corporate team included Manuel Garciadiaz, Lourenço Lopes-Sabino and Luis Felipe Sousa. The tax team included William A. Curran, Rachel Lerner and Betsy Johnson. Leon E. Salkin provided 1940 Act advice. Members of the Davis Polk team are based in the São Paulo and New York offices.