Davis Polk advised the initial purchasers in connection with BRF's $750 million offering of 4.875% senior notes due 2030, which were issued pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act.
Davis Polk also advised the dealer managers in connection with BRF's offer to purchase for cash any and all of its 5.875% senior notes due 2022, its 2.750% senior notes due 2022 and its 3.95% senior notes due 2023, as well as a portion of its outstanding 4.75% senior notes due 2024.
Headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil, BRF is one of the largest food companies in the country, with a focus on the production and sale of poultry, pork, beef cuts, milk, dairy products and processed food products. BRF distributes its products to customers in Brazil and in more than 120 other countries.
The Davis Polk corporate team included Manuel Garciadiaz, Drew Glover and Lourenço Lopes-Sabino. The tax team included Po Sit and Summer Xia. Members of the Davis Polk team are based in the São Paulo, New York and Northern California offices.