SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
December 28, 2011
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This Current Report on Form 8-K is being filed by Amyris, Inc. (the Company) to disclose funding under a credit facility previously disclosed in the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on November 22, 2011.
On December 28, 2011, Amyris Brasil Ltda. (AB), a Brazilian subsidiary of the Company, borrowed R$ 19.1 million (approximately US$ 10.3 million based on the exchange rate as of December 27, 2011) under its November 16, 2011 credit agreement (the Credit Agreement) with Banco Nacional de Desenvolvimento Econômico e Social BNDES that provides AB with a credit line of up to R$22,353,000 (approximately US$12.4 million based on the exchange rate at November 21, 2011) as project financing for a production site in Brazil. For a summary of the material terms of the Credit Agreement, including payment and acceleration provisions and covenants, which are incorporated into this Current Report on Form 8-K by reference, see Item 1.01 of the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on November 22, 2011.
The principal of loans under the Credit Agreement is required to be repaid in 60 monthly installments, with the first installment due in January 2013 and the last due in December 2017. Interest will be due initially on a quarterly basis with the first installment due in December 2011. From and after January 2013, interest payments will be due on a monthly basis together with principal payments. The loaned amounts carry interest of 7% per year.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.