International Payments Training Course – A Beginner’s Guide

When it comes to international trade, how can your business become more efficient and profitable?

This one-day international payments training course covers these key areas:

  • Methods of payment in international trade

  • Understanding the Incoterms® rules and the implications on overseas trade

  • Types of payments in international trade

  • Role of the banks in international trade

  • Financing foreign trade

  • Methods of financing foreign trade

It explains in an engaging way:

  • An overview of the marketplace and financing international trade in general
  • The key solutions offered by banks and other financiers
  • Short-term finance: the choices available
  • How to understand your trade cycle and spot financial pressure points
  • The Incoterms® rules and the importance of selecting a ‘safe’ delivery term

  • Using letters of credit to secure and finance imports
  • Import trade loans
  • An overview of export letters of credit
  • Pre-shipment export finance
  • Post-shipment export finance
  • Advances against export documentary collections
  • Advances against letters of credit
  • Negotiating a better deal with your bank or financier.

This add-on module is a brilliant way to demystify the often misunderstood subject of trade finance for you and your team, helping you become even more savvy in expanding your business.

Contact us to book this training module and / or discuss tailoring the programme to your specific requirements.

We provide Trade Finance training courses across the UK including London, Birmingham, Lancashire, Surrey, Derbyshire and Essex.

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Call us on +44 (0)800 043 4052, complete our contact form or email us to discuss your requirements.