Fitch Withdraws Rating on JBS USA LLC & JBS USA Finance's USD 750MM Proposed Sr. Unsecured Bond

NEW YORK--()--Fitch Ratings has withdrawn the rating of 'BB' assigned to the USD750 million of proposed senior unsecured notes due in 2025 to be jointly issued by JBS USA, LLC and JBS USA Finance, Inc.

The withdrawal of the rating is the result of unfavorable market conditions in which to sell the notes.

Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'.

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

--'Corporate Rating Methodology' (May 28, 2014).

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

Corporate Rating Methodology - Including Short-Term Ratings and Parent and Subsidiary Linkage

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=749393

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Contacts

Fitch Ratings
Primary Analyst
Johnny Da Silva
Director
+1 212-908-0367
Fitch Ratings, Inc.
33 Whitehall St.
New York, NY 10004
or
Secondary Analyst
Gisele Paolino
Director
+55 21 4503 2624
or
Committee Chairperson
Joe Bormann, CFA
Managing Director
+1 312-368-3349
or
Media Relations:
Elizabeth Fogerty, +1 212-908-0526
elizabeth.fogerty@fitchratings.com

Contacts

Fitch Ratings
Primary Analyst
Johnny Da Silva
Director
+1 212-908-0367
Fitch Ratings, Inc.
33 Whitehall St.
New York, NY 10004
or
Secondary Analyst
Gisele Paolino
Director
+55 21 4503 2624
or
Committee Chairperson
Joe Bormann, CFA
Managing Director
+1 312-368-3349
or
Media Relations:
Elizabeth Fogerty, +1 212-908-0526
elizabeth.fogerty@fitchratings.com