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For more information about any of our international trade services, please contact your Relationship Manager or call us on 0345 606 0286.

8.30am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday, except public holidays.

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Importing

Importing is a good way for your business to increase choice and reduce costs. From short-term funding through import trade finance solutions, to helping ensure you receive the right goods on time with Letters of Credit, we can support you.

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Exporting

Exporting is a good way for your business to reach more markets and grow. From short-term funding through export trade finance solutions, to helping ensure you get paid on time with Letters of Credit, we can support you.

Explore Exporting

Bonds and Guarantees

Guarantees or Bonds are used for both international and domestic trade when you need to give customers, suppliers or other agencies confidence in your ability to perform under a contract.

More on Bonds and Guarantees

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Brexit insights and guidance

Find answers to the questions you have about the UK's transition out of the EU and how it could impact your business.

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Help me choose

Explore which products and services could help you manage your risk and strengthen your cash flow when importing and exporting.

Product selector

Resources for new market growth

Powerful insight platforms and useful guides.

International Trade Portal

Offers practical insight from targeting the right market, to making your first shipment.

Managing trade online

Manage and operate your international trade activities using one online dashboard. You can customise it to suit your international trade transactions such as letters of credit, documentary collections and foreign guarantees.