International Trade

HABIBMETRO Bank’s dedicated Financial Institution Division (FID) team manages correspondent relationships and ensures provision of complete banking solutions to our correspondents around the world. We currently operate with a network of over 500 correspondent Banks to ensure seamless trade finance services for our customers.

Our NOSTRO accounts in USD, EURO and other major currencies allow quick and reliable payment options. Moreover, we also have VOSTRO accounts of Bangladesh & Sri Lanka Banks and a state-of-the-art Centralized Processing Unit with for efficient trade operations. For complete list of Nostro Accounts [Click Here].

GLOBAL TRADE FINANCE FACILITY (GTFP)
INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CORPORATION (IFC)

HABIBMETRO Bank was the first Bank in Pakistan to join the Global Trade Finance Program (GTFP) of International Finance Corporation (IFC). By virtue of our joining the GTFP, our Bank is now listed in a panel of prominent Banks in 70 countries. Through this program, IFC extends guarantees on our behalf, which enables us to globally expand our trade business.

TRADE FINANCE FACILITATION PROGRAM (TFFP)
ASIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK (ADB)

HABIBMETRO Bank is a member of the Trade Finance Facilitation Program (TFFP) of Asian Development Bank (ADB). Asian Development Bank presented HABIBMETRO with the it’s ‘Leading Partner In Pakistan’ award for two consecutive years, in 2015 and 2016. In 2016, the ADB also presented HABIBMETRO Bank with a ‘Leading SME Trade Bank’ award. In 2017, HABIBMETRO won the ‘Best SME Trade Deal‘ award on this platform.

FX & TRADE SERVICES

  • Documentary Collections
  • Documentary Credits
    • Import Letters of Credit
    • Advising of Export Letters of Credit
    • Guarantees and Standby Letters of Credit
    • Inward / Outward Foreign Remittances
  • Foreign Bills Purchased – Negotiation/Discounting
  • Structured Trade Financing
  • Pre and Post Shipment Export Financing (PKR and USD based)
  • Import Financing (PKR and USD based)

FX and Trade services are subject to regulations of the State Bank of Pakistan (e-g Foreign Exchange Manual and FE Circulars ). For any queries kindly contact a HABIBMETRO Bank branch near you.