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Agricultural Export Credit Guarantees

Lower your financial risk with credit guarantees from the U.S. Government

The U.S. Department of Agriculture Export Credit Guarantee Program provides credit guarantees to encourage financing of commercial exports of U.S. agricultural products. By reducing financial risk to lenders, credit guarantees encourage exports to countries—mainly developing countries—that have sufficient financial strength to have foreign exchange available for scheduled payments.

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Tool Snapshot
  • Partner agency: U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

  • Provides: Financing, insurance

  • Eligibility: U.S. businesses

The program is available to exporters of:

  • High-value, consumer-oriented, processed products such as frozen foods, fresh produce, meats, condiments, wine and beer;
  • Intermediate products such as hides, flour and paper products; and
  • Bulk products such as grains, oilseeds, and rice.