KEXIM and K-sure to support financing of 18 VLGCs

December 24, 2014

Dorian LPG Ltd. (“Dorian LPG” or the “Company”) was informed by Korea Export Import Bank (“KEXIM”) and the Korea Trade Insurance Corporation (“K-sure”) that each has posted or intends to post the following information on its respective website:


  • KEXIM and K-sure will jointly support the financing of 18 VLGCs for Dorian LPG Ltd.
  • Total vessel purchase price: USD 1,360MM 
  • Financing Amount: USD750MM 
  • Agency Support: KEXIM UD400MM (USD205MM Direct, USD195MM Guarantee), K-sure 100MM


Dorian LPG expects such financing to be completed during the first calendar quarter of 2015. Such financing remains subject to execution of binding documentation.


Forward-Looking Statements

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