June 13 (Reuters) - Yamal LNG, a joint venture between Russian gas producer Novatek, France’s Total , China’s CNPC and Silk Road Fund, says:
* Signed agreements with several European banks, including Raiffeisen Bank International AG and Intesa Sanpaolo, on 14-year credit line facilities for the total amount up to 425 million euros.
* The annual interest rates range from six-month EURIBOR plus 1.75 percent to six-month EURIBOR plus 2.3 percent, with insurance coverage provided by the Swedish export credit agency EKN and the German export credit agency Euler Hermes.
* The new creditors have joined the terms of the project financing attracted earlier without increasing its overall amount.
* Yamal LNG is involved in the construction of a 16.5 mmtpa natural gas liquefaction plant on the base of the hydrocarbon resources of the South-Tambeyskoye field. Further company coverage: (Reporting by Moscow Newsroom)