Import and export

We help businesses to trade overseas securely and cost effectively. We offer import and export businesses access to guarantees, global payments, trade finance and foreign exchange services, as well as providing expert assistance to help you gain from international opportunities.

Import and export solutions

Exports

If your business trades overseas, our international expertise could give you an advantage. With offices in markets worldwide, our export bills and export documentary credit solutions could remove some of the risks associated with global payments. And our foreign exchange service can help keep your trades competitive and your payments secure.

Guarantees

Trading internationally without established relationships can feel like a leap of faith. That’s why we provide financial guarantees and standby letters of credit, so that both parties can trade with increased security and reduced risk. With an extensive range of guarantees available, we can provide added support and security to meet your import and export needs.

Imports

Discover secure ways of receiving your goods, use our trusted payment methods to help you trade with confidence and improve your cash flow with our import finance solutions

The Asian Century

"This is still the Asian century and China is still the key player"

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Export Resource Centre

Get started with the tools you may need to trade overseas from the HSBC Export Resource

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Exporting is GREAT

Right now the world wants your goods and services, skills and expertise. The demand is out there, you should be too.

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Help and support

Business as Usual

Why Royce doesn’t break a sweat over Renminbi.

Getting Real in China

While there are definitely opportunities, what's it really like to export to China? Jan van der Velde of Kit for Kids and Jim Cain of Lyons Instant Coffee talk through the possibilities and pitfalls.

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