SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
August 1, 2018
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported)
QUAKER CHEMICAL CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
Commission File Number 001-12019
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation or organization)
One Quaker Park
901 E. Hector Street
Conshohocken, Pennsylvania 19428
|(Address of principal executive offices) |
|(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)|
|(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)|
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INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN THE REPORT
|Item 1.01.||Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement|
Amendment to Amended and Restated Credit Agreement
On August 1, 2018, Quaker Chemical Corporation (the “Company”) and certain of its subsidiaries, as borrowers, Bank of America, N.A. (“Bank of America”) as administrative agent, and the other lenders party thereto, entered into an amendment (the “Amendment”) to that certain Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of June 14, 2013, by and among the Company and certain of its subsidiaries, as borrowers, Bank of America as administrative agent, swing line lender and L/C issuer, and the other lenders party thereto (as amended, the “Credit Facility”).
Among other things, the Amendment extends the maturity date of the Credit Facility to December 15, 2019.
The administrative agent and certain of the lender parties to the Amendment and/or the Credit Facility have provided, and may in the future provide, normal banking, investment banking and/or advisory services for the Company and/or its affiliates from time to time, for which they have received, or may in the future receive, customary fees and expenses.
The foregoing description of the Amendment is a summary and is qualified in all respects by the provisions of the Amendment, a copy of which is attached as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated by reference herein.
|Item 2.03.||Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.|
The information in Item 1.01 of this current report is hereby incorporated by reference into this Item 2.03.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
The following exhibits are included as part of this report:
|10.1||Amendment No. 3, dated as of August 1, 2018, to the Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of June 14, 2013.|
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.
|QUAKER CHEMICAL CORPORATION|
|Date: August 3, 2018||By:||/s/ Robert T. Traub|
|Robert T. Traub|
Vice President, General Counsel
and Corporate Secretary