If you rely on imported goods to sell to your US or Canada-based customers, Amerisource can help you enhance your relationship and terms with your overseas suppliers.
Your foreign supplier may ask for pre-payment before goods are shipped (commonly referred to as cash-in-advance, or "CIA"). Your supplier might also ask for payment through a secure instrument such as a Letter of Credit ("L/C").
Amerisource's import trade finance enables a company to purchase goods from a foreign supplier when the supplier will not extend open account payment terms to the importer. In essence, this allows an Amerisource client to obtain "inventory financing".
Key Trade Finance services available for existing financing clients include:
Talk to an Amerisource representative today about your trade finance needs — we'll help put together a customized solution for you.