ACCESS FINANCING

SBA Export Loans

Export Express – $500,000 Max. – This program offers streamlined financing up to $500,000. It is the simplest export loan product offered by the SBA.

 

Export Working Capital – $5 Million Max. – This program provides advances for up to $5 million to fund export transactions from purchase order to collections. This loan has a low guaranty fee and quick processing time.

 

International Trade Loan Program – $5 Million Max. – This program offers loans up to $5 million for fixed assets and working capital for businesses that plan to start or continue exporting.

 

Ex-Im Bank Loans & Insurance Products

(Click here to see EXIM’s Country Limitation Schedule)

 

Working Capital Guarantee Program

No minimum or maximum. Loan amount determined by repayment ability. Provides a 90 percent guarantee to a lender that makes a loan to an exporter for the purchase and/or manufacture of U.S. goods and services for export.

 

Global Credit Express Program

Revolving Line of Credit up to $500,000. Provides small business exporters with working capital to finance the business of exporting. Borrowers apply through participating Originating Financial Institutions (lenders) and the loans are made directly by Ex-Im Bank.

 

Single-Buyer Credit Insurance

Covers the risk of single-buyer nonpayment as well as certain political risks such as the inability to convert currency, bankruptcy, protracted default, or war. It can also replace cash-in-advance, letters of credit, and other documentary sales.

 

Multi-Buyer Credit Insurance

Covers the risk of multi-buyer nonpayment as well as certain political risks such as the inability to convert currency, bankruptcy, protracted default, or war. It can also replace cash-in-advance, letters of credit, and other documentary sales.

 

Medium-Term Credit Insurance

Allows you to secure longer-term financing for your overseas buyers. Exporters supporting the sale of U.S. capital goods, its installation and a complement of spare parts if necessary, can insure their foreign receivables against losses with Ex-Im Bank medium-term policies.

 

Medium & Long-Term Loan Guarantee

Guarantee for term financing – generally up to 10 years – to creditworthy international buyers in both the private and public sector, and finance your local costs up to 30%.

 

Grants & Contract Opportunities That Support
U.S. Small Business Exports

Feasibility Studies and Technical Assistance

Grants that assist in the evaluation of technical, financial, environmental and legal concerns for infrastructure development projects in emerging markets.

 

Definitional Missions

Direct contract opportunities with the U.S. Trade and Development Agency. USTDA hires small businesses to conduct due diligence on potential projects in developing and middle-income countries that may qualify for USTDA grant funding. Contractors are required to travel to the specified host country to research the technical and financial aspects of specific infrastructure projects

 

Desk Studies

Direct contract opportunities with the U.S. Trade and Development Agency. USTDA hires small businesses to conduct due diligence on potential projects in developing and middle-income countries that may qualify for USTDA grant funding. Contractors review early stage project planning, including the development of the scope and budget of an activity that must be addressed before an investment decision can be made. No travel is required.