Import & export


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Keep your sales and supply chains moving smoothly with HSBC’s Import solutions.

With a range of options including Import Documentary Credits (Letters of Credit), Bills Received Under Collection, Loans and Shipping Guarantees – HSBC will help you improve cash flows by giving you the working capital you need to bridge the gap between settlement with suppliers and payment from buyers. You will also put your organisation in a better position to negotiate favourable terms by offering suppliers payment assurances backed by HSBC.

Documentary Collections

A simple alternative to Documentary Credits that gives you prompt access to goods.

Buyer loan

A trade finance solution that allows you to capitalise on new business opportunities and strengthen your negotiating position with suppliers.

Shipping Guarantee

Benefit from immediate access to goods without having to wait for all the transport documents.


Free email services to accelerate import procedures and give you rapid status updates on your trade transactions.

Import Documentary Credits Issuance

Import Documentary Credit

A payment method that manages risk and strengthens your negotiating position.

Transferable Documentary Credit

A Documentary Credit with the option to allow an intermediary agent to transfer their rights and obligations to the supplier.


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