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Sberbank trade finance and transaction services for small and medium business.

Bank Services

Foreign Trade Finance Transactions:

  • analysis of payment terms of foreign-trade contracts, consultancy services during precontractual work on choosing the most beneficial and convenient forms of international settlements to ensure maximum protection of clients' interests;
  • opening of foreign letters of credit, including uncovered, transferable, revolving, red clause, and standby letters of credit;
  • ensuring acknowledgement of Sberbank letters of credit by leading foreign banks;
  • advising, fulfillment and confirmation of export letters of credit;
  • collection operations (documentary and clean collections);
  • issue of reimbursement obligations;
  • issue of guarantees against counter indemnity of counterparty banks;
  • advising, validation, and sending of documents for receipt of payments under counterparty banks' guarantees.

Trade Finance Transactions in the Russian Federation:

  • analysis of payment terms of contracts, consultancy services during precontractual work for choosing the most beneficial and convenient forms of settlements to ensure maximum protection of the clients' interests;
  • operations with covered and uncovered letters of credit within and in the currency of the Russian Federation.

Financing of Clients’ Foreign Trade Activities:

  • arranging for post-import financing.

Advantages of the Bank


Sberbank of Russia means:

  • reliability and a high credibility;
  • country credit rating;
  • wide branch network;
  • high professional qualification of personnel, with many years’ experience of work in the trade finance and documentary business;
  • flexible and customer-oriented approach;
  • high quality of customer services;
  • credit facilities of leading foreign banks for trade finance;
  • financing on international financial market terms.

Main advantages of Sberbank letters of credit:

  • the opportunity for a supplier to receive money promptly, guaranteed by the bank issuing the letter of credit;
  • protection against commercial risks;
  • the opportunity to work with an unfamiliar counterparty;
  • thorough professional verification of contractual documents;
  • a high level of control by the Bank of cash flows under a letter of credit;
  • reliable and quick operations and settlements.

Contacts

Trade Finance Transactions Department

Trade Finance Department and Export Finance Department

International Business Services Finance Department