Export Financing

Get the funds and insurance you need for export sales

Secure pre-export financing and protection against nonpayment when doing business internationally.

Full support for your trade transactions

BB&T offers expert advice and assistance to help you finance your export sales, get non-payment protection and use foreign receivables as collateral. We offer a variety of programs insured privately or through the Export-Import Bank of the United States.

Working Capital Guarantee

A Working Capital Guarantee is financing provided through the Export-Import Bank of the United States to facilitate single or multiple export transactions.

This type of financing may include these conditions:

  • May be a revolving line of credit or transaction-specific
  • Must be fully collateralized
  • Allows a broad range of collateral

Export Credit Insurance

BB&T offers three short-term receivables financing programs, each one provided through the Export-Import Bank of the United States.

  • Single Buyer Export Credit Insurance – Protects exporters when extending short-term credit to a single foreign buyer
  • Small Business Export Credit Insurance – For companies doing business internationally that qualify under the Small Business Administration as a small business with export credit sales not exceeding $5 million
  • Multi-Buyer Export Credit Insurance – For exporters selling goods to many different buyers; provided through private insurance carriers as well as the Export-Import Bank of the United States

Ready to get started?

By phone

Corporate clients, call 800-240-2147.

Retail clients, call 866-228-4685.

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