MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, today announced it has renewed its $300 million receivable-backed financing facility with two large banks for an additional 364 day period, further enhancing its solid liquidity position.
The receivables-backed financing facility, which is a supplement to Ryder’s larger $1.4 billion multi-year revolving credit facility, will be used for working capital and other general corporate purposes of Ryder and its subsidiaries.
“With this transaction, Ryder continues to enhance its solid liquidity position by capitalizing on its long-term commercial banking partnerships,” said Dan Susik, Ryder Senior Vice President – Finance & Treasurer.
MUFG Bank, Ltd. acted as Facility Agent for this transaction. MUFG Bank, Ltd. and Mizuho Bank, Ltd. are serving as participating lenders.
Ryder is a Fortune 500® commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions company. The company’s stock (NYSE: R) is a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average and the S&P MidCap 400® index. Ryder, which provides commercial truck rental, truck leasing, used trucks for sale, and last mile delivery services, has been named among “The World’s Most Admired Companies” by Fortune, as well as one of “America’s Best Employers” and “America’s Best Employers for Women” by Forbes. The company is regularly recognized for its industry-leading practices in third-party logistics, environmentally friendly fleet and supply chain solutions, world-class safety and security programs, and hiring of military veterans. For more information, visit www.ryder.com or our newsroom, and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
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