Votorantim Metais ("VM Holding S.A.", "Company") communicates to the market that on this date, it has priced the issuing of debt security ("Notes") in the international market, maturing in ten years in the amount of US$ 700 million with a yield of 5.5% per year. The settlement of the operation is anticipated to take place on 4th May 2017, with maturity in May 2027. The Notes count on the guarantee of the subsidiaries Votorantim Metais – Cajamarquilla S.A., Companía Minera Milpo S.A.A and Votorantim Metais Zinco S.A.
The operation is in line with our strategy of strengthening the company's cash position. The resources gained will be utilised for better reprofiling of debt, with the prolongation of payments in the mid-term.