SORAINEN Belarus is advising the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on the grant of a EUR 10 million loan to the Minsk Soft Drink Factory.
The latter represents the largest manufacturer of soft drinks, mineral and drinking water in Belarus. The seven-year loan will enable the factory to upgrade its equipment, double its transport fleet, and refinance part of its existing debt.
SORAINEN is acting in the transaction as Belarusian legal counsel to the EBRD. Office Managing Partner Kiryl Apanasevich and Senior Associate Ann Laevskaya lead the firm’s team on the matter.