Intent to Conduct a Detailed Economic Impact Analysis
Pursuant to the Charter of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, this notice is to inform the public that the Export- Import Bank of the United States has received an application for a $233.8 million comprehensive loan guarantee to support the export of approximately $351 million worth of hydrotreatment and steam methane reforming equipment to Paraguay. The U.S. exports will enable the Paraguayan company to produce up to 16,092 barrels per day of renewable diesel (also referred to as Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil or HVO) or up to 13,162 barrels per day of renewable jet fuel (also referred to as Synthesized Paraffinic Kerosene or SPK). New production will be sold in the United States and in Western Europe.
Sunshine Act Meetings; Withdrawal
The Export-Import Bank of the United States published a document in the Federal Register of September 17, 2020 concerning a Sunshine Act meeting. The Notice provided incorrect information. A correct notice will be published immediately.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
The Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM), as a part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal Agencies to comment on the proposed information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. EXIM plans to invite approximately 150 U.S. exporters and commercial lending institutions that have used EXIM's short-, medium-, and long-term programs over the previous calendar year with an electronic invitation to participate in the online survey. The proposed survey will ask participants to evaluate the competitiveness of EXIM's programs and how the programs compare to those of foreign credit agencies. EXIM will use the responses to develop an analysis of the Bank's competitiveness. The survey can be reviewed at: http://www.exim.gov/sites/default/ files/pub/pending/EXIM_Competitiveness_Report_Survey.pdf.
Proposal To Adopt the 2010 Small Business Jobs Act Interim Rule as an Alternative Size Standard for Defining a Small Business for Export-Import Bank Programs; Correction
The Export-Import Bank of the United States published a document in the Federal Register of August 30, 2020 concerning a proposal to adopt the 2010 Small Business Jobs Act Interim Rule as an Alternative Size Standard for Defining a Small Business for Export- Import Bank Programs. The document published with an omitted sentence.