EXIM offers a diverse set of tools that can streamline the exporting process and expedite sales. Below is material specific to buyers, lenders, and brokers that addresses their individual needs.
Country Limitation Schedule
Need to see if EXIM operates at a certain level, or at all, in your market? Check our Country Limitation Schedule before you go any further!
Want to find a broker in your area, or a lender that has experience working with EXIM? These are great ways to help ensure smooth transactions with EXIM.
EXIM Online is an interactive, web-based process that now allows exporters, brokers and financial institutions to transact with EXIM electronically.
Commercial Interest Reference Rates (CIRR)
Commercial Interest Reference Rates are the official lending rates of Export Credit Agencies.
Get Help Applying
Looking for another way to apply? We highly recommend contacting one of our experts at a Regional Export Finance Center.
We strongly encourage the use of specialist insurance brokers by exporters and lenders who are interested in export credit insurance. Brokers provide a number of valuable services to existing and prospective policyholders, and they receive their compensation from commissions paid by EXIM Bank. There is no charge to the policyholder.
REPP brings state, county, and local non-profit economic development entities together with EXIM Bank in a partnership designed to expand export opportunities.
If you have the local market knowledge and the ability to reach it, EXIM Bank offers trade finance expertise and programs specifically tailored to support U.S.-based exporters. By cooperating and pooling strengths, we can accomplish together what neither could do alone.
EXIM Online (EOL) User Guides
"…the Export-Import Bank has created a wholly new program of export financing which now provides U.S. business with credit facilities equal to any in the world."
President John F. Kennedy, July 18, 1963
Events You Should Attend
Attending an in-person or remote trade finance event is one of the best ways that small business entrepreneurs, larger exporters, and foreign importers of U.S. goods and services can learn more about how to make exporting simpler, safer, and more effective.
Striking the right balance between risk mitigation and ease of doing business is a challenge that faces many exporters, especially when working with unfamiliar customers located in unfamiliar places. How do you protect your business against export credit risk and nonpayment while adapting to the factors surrounding each transaction? How can you best work with your buyer to offer credit terms that will benefit you and enable them to pay your business? Fortunately, tools are available for businesses to finance export sales and protect against nonpayment that can meet the unique needs of sellers and buyers.
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