U.S. Small Business Administration Office of International Trade: SBA Export Express Loan Program
- Provides transaction-specific financing for overseas orders; revolving lines of credit for export purposes; export development activities, such as participation in a foreign trade show or the translation of product literature for use in foreign markets; standby letters of credit used for bid/performance bonds or prepayment guarantees; and term loans to acquire, construct, renovate, modernize, improve or expand productive facilities or equipment to be used in the United States in the production of goods or services involved in international trade.
- Exporters and indirect exporters are eligible; applicants must be in business for at least one year
- In Whatcom County, Cascade Bank, Banner Bank, Peoples Bank, US Bank, Horizon Bank and Bank of America have SBA Express loan processing authority
- Loans up to $250,000
Contact Name: Eileen Sanchez