How to Access Trade Finance

A Guide for Exporting SMEs

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This guide helps small exporters understand how to obtain finance, outlining the credit process of financial institutions, pre-application preparation, finding appropriate lenders and loan repayment. Models for business plans and loan requests are included. The guide also examines barriers to finance for small firms, and what financial institutions perceive as lending risks.

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Choosing the right service provider

It is important to match your needs with the right type of lender. Choosing the best lending institution can save you unnecessary fees, mismatched needs and services, and other financial headaches. Before choosing a financial institution, it is prudent to know about the different kinds of lenders, who they are and the types of financial services they normally offer.

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