A quick reference from the Internationl Trade Administration
If you are looking for your first export sale or approaching a new overseas market, it is important to understand your trade finance options? For example, open account terms can help you win sales, but are they safe? And, is selling on consignment a viable option? What about export working capital loans or export credit insurance? To answer questions like these, check out this free Trade Finance Guide from the International Trade Administration (ITA). You can:
1) Explore a specific topic by clicking a button below, or.
2) Download the entire 40-page PDF book by clicking on the image at right. ---->