Import Services

Import Financing

Finance the purchase of your goods and take ownership earlier

Free up your cash flow so you can focus on growing your business with our Import Financing solutions. We offer customised solutions depending on your trade cycle to ensure your needs are met. Our import financing solutions fund the purchase of your goods. We pay your sellers first, which means you can take possession of your goods earlier.


Why choose DBS Import Financing?

  • Grow your business with the Best Trade Finance Bank in Singapore, as named by Alpha Southeast Asia and The Asia Banker in 2012. We also received this accolade from Global Finance in 2012, for the 8th consecutive year
  • Structure your Import Financing facilities around your trade cycle, to ensure the terms meet your business needs
  • Reduce costs with our competitive financing rates


When should I apply for Import Financing?

Import Financing helps when you need to pay off a letter of credit or inward bill collection.

Can I apply for Import Financing if I do not have a credit facility with DBS?

No, you must obtain a credit facility with DBS before we can finance your purchases. Please call us at 4008208988 should you require a credit facility.

How long will it take to process my application?

We understand that time is of the essence, so we can process your application on the same working day if we receive it by 3pm. If we receive your application after 3pm, we will process them within the next working day.

Will DBS remind me when the loan is due?

Yes, a reminder letter will be sent to you prior to the due date.

Can I ask for an extension on the due date?

Yes, however this is subject to approval and the overall loan period must not exceed the maximum period granted in the letter of offer.

Can I repay the loan before the due date?

Yes, however you will be subject to a fee. Please call us at 4008208988 to find out more.


How do I apply?

Simply call us at 400 820 8988 (or +86 400 820 8988 if you're overseas) or visit any of our Branches. You may also email us and our Relationship Manager will contact you as soon as possible.



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Best Structured Trade Finance Solution, China 2015

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