Davis Polk advised the initial purchasers in connection with a Rule 144A/Regulation S offering by JBS USA Lux S.A., JBS USA Food Company and JBS USA Finance, Inc. of
$1.25 billion aggregate principal amount of 5.50% senior notes due 2030.
JBS USA is a processor of beef, pork and lamb in the United States, a processor of beef in Canada and the largest cattle feeder in the world with operations in the United States and Canada. JBS USA represents the North American arm of JBS S.A., the world's leading animal protein processor with more than 200,000 employees worldwide, more than 300 production units and export customers in more than 190 countries.
The Davis Polk corporate team included Manuel Garciadiaz, Drew Glover and Konstantinos Papadopoulos. The tax team included Po Sit and Joseph Jarashow. Members of the Davis Polk team are based in the São Paulo, New York and Northern California offices.