About the Book

The book "International Trade Financing: Tools and Strategies" provides a comprehensive overview of the challenges faced by businesses in financing international trade and explores the various tools and strategies available to address these challenges. The introduction highlights the importance of international trade and the difficulties associated with financing it. The book covers different financing options, including Letters of Credit, Receivable Financing, Export Credit, Documentary Collections, and Open Account transactions. Each financing method is discussed in detail, covering types, functionality, advantages, disadvantages, and case studies of successful transactions. The book also delves into risk management strategies, addressing the risks involved in international trade and providing guidance on risk evaluation, mitigation, and relevant tools and strategies. The conclusion summarizes the main points, provides a future outlook for international trade financing, and offers valuable insights.