Trade Finance

CBI is a leading provider of a wide range of Trade Finance Services in the United Arab Emirates.

It has always been our endeavor to provide tailor-made working capital solutions and products to meet the needs of our valued clients. CBI boasts of a dedicated team of Relationship Managers and Trade Finance Product Specialists who have thorough understanding of the local environment, market and laws governing international trade.

CBI  has a large network of correspondents, in addition to the QNB network, which enables us to route international trade transactions to almost all parts of the world.

Our range of Trade Finance Services includes:


  • Issuing Letters of Credits
  • Transferable and Back-to-Back Letters of Credit
  • Bankers’ Acceptances / Avalization
  • Standby LC
  • Shipping Guarantees
  • Import Loans
  • Documentary Collections


  • Advising and Confirming LCs received in favour of the customers
  • Negotiations of export documents drawn under documentary credit
  • Export Documentary Collections
  • Purchase / Discount of bills under export Collection / LC
  • Receivable Services


Letter of Guarantee (LGs)

CBI provides all types of Letters of Guarantees that serve the needs of the businesses. The LGs offered by CBI are well accepted in the market.

CBI has a full-fledged trade transaction processing team based in Dubai that offers excellent service and quick turnaround times. For any assistance or queries on trade finance services, please write to


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