ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Sep 2012

In September 2012, the Export-Import Bank (EXIM) approved export credit insurance to Archer-daniels-midland Company.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

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  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

USAspending.gov. Award profile. Summary.
https://www.usaspending.gov/award/ASST_NON_09538571ST1001_8300

EXIM Bank of the United States. Data. Authorizations From 10/01/2006 Thru 12/31/2020. :
https://data.exim.gov/dataset/Authorizations-From-10-01-2006-Thru-12-31-2020/vbhv-d8am/
deal.number = 09538571ST1001
unique_identifier = 09538571ST1001

Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM), Financing Solutions, Export Credit Insurance. Available at: https://www.exim.gov/what-we-do/export-credit-insurance

Inception date: 20 Sep 2012 | Removal date: open ended

Trade finance

On 20 September 2012, the Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM) granted export insurance coverage to Archer-daniels-midland Company. The supported transaction had a total value of USD 19.6 million. According to the banks categories of product or services affected by the transaction, this action supported 'Grain mill products, starches and starch products; other food products'.

EXIMs export credit insurance is an insurance policy that mitigates the nonpayment risk of businesses foreign receivables. The program also helps the businesses to expand their borrowing base and improve their cash flows. By providing open account credit terms to foreign buyers, the program increases the competitiveness of U.S. businesses.

Notably, EXIM is a fully government-owned corporation and acts as an independent executive agency. Its mission is to provide trade finance 'in cases where the private sector is unable or unwilling to provide financing or when such support is necessary to level the playing field due to financing provided by foreign governments to their exporters that compete with U.S. exporters'.

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