May 28, 2019 |
Banks are getting ready to extend credit to the winner of a contract to build and operate a desalination plant for Chilean copper miner Codelco, LatinFinance has heard.
Codelco has received proposals from four consortiums and is expected to name a preferred bidder for the $1bn project in June, according to sources close to the deal.
Japan's Marubeni has partnered with the Italian-Argentine conglomerate Techint to present one offer, while Mitsui from Japan, Engie from France and Acciona from Spai
Lenders expect the state-owned copper miner to pick a preferred bidder in June