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June 11, 2020

Proximo Names King & Spalding Energy Transaction a 2019 North American Petrochemicals Deal of the Year

NEW YORK, June 11, 2020 — Proximo has recognized Starwood Energy’s Gulf Coast Ammonia deal—on which King & Spalding advised—as the “2019 North American Petrochemicals Deal of the Year.”

The firm represented Starwood Energy Group in its acquisition and construction equity financing of Gulf Coast Ammonia, the developer of a world-scale $900 million anhydrous ammonia plant in Texas, from Macquarie Capital, Mabanaft GmbH & Co. KG and Agrifos. The King & Spalding team on the deal was led by partners Jonathan Melmed, Brandon Dalling, Rob Garner, Monica Hwang and Adam Hankiss.

Proximo provides news, insight, opinion and events on energy and infrastructure finance issues. Each year, the organization tallies votes for deals within its deals data platform in various categories to determine contention for the Americas Deals of the Year Awards.

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