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Trade Finance

From traditional trade products to bespoke finance solutions we can assist your import and export activity and help maximise your international and domestic trading potential while improving cashflow.

Is it right for you?

Trading overseas can be profitable, but it also involves risk. Exporters must ensure they are paid for the goods they provide and importers must receive the goods they have paid for. We can offer a range of Trade Finance solutions to help you manage risks, negotiate credit terms, win business and trade confidently.

  • You can benefit from the expertise of our experienced Trade specialists based in the UK and overseas
  • We understand the importance of international Trade Finance in both reducing pressure on your cashflow and in enhancing your ability to trade globally. Our products can help achieve both these aims

How it supports your business

  • Enables you to quickly receive payments for your exports or make payments for your imports
  • Offers you the ability to potentially enhance your negotiating position with your trading partner
  • The funding period can be based on your individual trading needs

Important information

The products referred to in this webpage are subject to separate terms and conditions.

Talk to us

Find out more about our Trade Finance products by talking to your Relationship Director.

New to Barclays? Our experienced UK-based team can listen to your business need, offer assistance on-the-spot or put you in touch with the right specialist at Barclays. Call us on:

0800 015 4242*

Alternatively we can call you back or you can email us with your query.

Related products

Bonds, Guarantees and Indemnities

Demonstrate your financial credibility and tender competitively for business with bonds and guarantees issued by Barclays.

LC Discounting

Improve your cashflow by receiving money due to you under a Letter of Credit.

Letters of Credit

Securely settle overseas trade by protecting yourself against payment default and trading risks.

Trade Collections

Receive and make payments efficiently and securely for your exports and imports.

How can we help?

To discuss switching to Corporate Banking at Barclays, call us on: 0800 015 4242*