International Trade

Conducting business overseas can sometimes be risky, frustrating, and complicated. Having an experienced team of financial specialists at your side can help you ensure that your international transactions are made more quickly, easily, and without problems.

Scotiabank has been the leader in international and foreign business for over a century. With representatives globally and a network of over 3,000 bank, subsidiary, and affiliate branches in Canada and internationally; Scotiabank can offer you quick and efficient global business services and easy access to foreign markets.

We offer Import and Export Letters of Credit, Documentary Collections, Cross-Border Guarantees, and global banking services thanks to our network of banks around the world.

Importing
Reduce the risk of the failure to receive orders with Scotiabank Letters of Credit.

Exporting
Our export services supplement traditional payment methods such as open accounts, and cash advances.

Your foreign business operations may be eligible for financing and Scotiabank will be happy to assess that.

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We offer companies that use Import Letters of Credit a link to our processing department.