Scotland Trade Finance

We have many years of experience in trade finance and have many financiers in Scotland. Whether you’re importing and selling fabrics in Edinburgh or requiring raw construction materials in Aberdeen, we can help.

A 30-180 day finance facility is available for most companies based in Scotland seeking working capital over £50K, whether they are buying from abroad, or within the UK. We have an active presence in many major trading economies around the world, our knowledge and expertise means we can build bridges between exporter and importer, to create strong, profitable relationships.

Trade Finance is available on many products in Scotand, from fabrics to electronic data products. Our dedicated finance specialists will work with you to find a funding arrangement and issue a Letter of Credit which suits your specific needs.

How Trade Finance Works

1. Customer places order

The customer, or end client will place an order with your business.

2. Your business seeks a supplier

The importer (your business or company) would find a supplier to fulfil the order.

3. Get in touch with Trade Finance Global

The importer speaks to Trade Finance Global and finds the right funding solution for the goods at a competitive rate, to pay the supplier.

4. We find the most suitable funder

The most suitable stock finance funder for the transaction either pays the supplier direct, provides a loan to the Importer, or provides guarantees such as an LC.

5. Dispatching the product to your business

The supplier ships the product to your company, (the Importer).

6. Fulfilling the customer order

The Importer provides the product under the customer order and the end customer pays for the product.

7. We find the most suitable funder

The Importer settles the stock finance facility or the guarantee ends and the remainder is kept by the Importer.

Scotland – Benefits of Trade Finance

  • No security or personal guarantee required
  • Finance available even if the banks refuse finance
  • Our partners get you the best rates on the market
  • Fast turnaround – get trade finance in 24 hours
Scotland – Where we operate
  • Aberdeen
  • Airdrie
  • Alloa
  • Arbroath
  • Ayr
  • Barrhead
  • Bathgate
  • Bearsden
  • Bellshill
  • Bishopbriggs
  • Blantyre
  • Broxburn
  • Cambuslang
  • Clydebank
  • Coatbridge
  • Cumbernauld
  • Dumbarton
  • Dumfries
  • Dundee
  • Dunfermline
  • East Kilbride
  • Edinburgh
  • Elgin
  • Erskine
  • Falkirk
  • Glasgow
  • Glenrothes
  • Grangemouth
  • Greenock
  • Hamilton
  • Inverness
  • Irvine
  • Johnstone
  • Kilmarnock
  • Kilwinning
  • Kirkcaldy
  • Kirkintilloch
  • Levenmouth
  • Livingston
  • Motherwell
  • Musselburgh
  • Newton Mearns
  • Paisley
  • Penicuik
  • Perth
  • Peterhead
  • Renfrew
  • Rutherglen
  • St Andrews
  • Stirling
  • Viewpark
  • Wishaw

Popular Types of Trade Finance

Scotland Trade Finance

Our specialist Trade Finance network covers all areas of the UK


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