Coface has the expertise to help you trade safely - globally
Whether you are a new or long-established exporter, Coface can help you reduce the risks associated with trading internationally.
Export Trade Credit Insurance in over 200 countries
Coface's ability to write and fund limits in overseas markets is unparalleled. We are able to provide you with the insurance cover that you need to protect you from bad debt and insolvency by customer or country.
Our expert underwriters are based worldwide to ensure they are close to local markets and fully aware of local risks and opportunities.
Business Information & Collections
We can provide business and credit information reports and access to credit opinions & scores on over 55 milliion companies worldwide.
Our unique global coverage also provides efficient export debt recovery and our intenational network empowers you with valuable local knowledge. We only use collectors who understand the local cultural and market conditions and are fluent in your customers language.
Country Risk and Economic Research
Country Risk and Economic Research is one of Coface’s key areas of expertise and enables international trade players to further secure their transactions. We provide country assessments for 155 countries, assessing the average level of risk associated with a country’s companies in connection with their short term commercial transactions and closely measures how the related financial commitments are influenced by the country’s economic, financial and political outlook.
Country Risk Conference
Coface holds an annual Country Risk Conference, where Country Risk and international strategy is analysed by leading economists, political experts and corporate leaders.
The 2011 Coface UK & Ireland 'Opportunities in Trade' Country Risk Conference took place on June 8th at Emirates Stadium, London. Please visit our Country Risk Conference page.
The Coface Group 2012 Country Risk Conference took place on 16th January in Paris. Further information can be found here.
The British Exporters Association (BExA) is an independent national trade association representing the interests of the export community.
We are a member of BExA and work with them in a number of ways to support exporters.