Our mission is to ensure that no viable UK export fails for lack of finance or insurance, while operating at no net cost to the taxpayer.
We are the UK’s export credit agency and a government department, working alongside the Department for International Trade as an integral part of its strategy and operations.
We work with over 100 private credit insurers and lenders to help UK companies access export finance (the particular class of loans, insurance policies or bank guarantees that enable international trade to take place as easily and securely as possible). We exist to complement not compete with the private sector.
We help UK companies to:
We can support exports for any size of company and across all sectors, from capital goods to services and intangibles such as intellectual property.