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Letter of Credit Service

Did you know that 80% of Letters of Credit are rejected on first presentation and over 50% on second presentation?

Pass your Letter of Credit to us and let our comprehensive and professional service take over:

  • Your credit will be checked to ensure the conditions can be met
  • We liaise with the freight forwarder/shipping company and ensure the transport documents are issued correctly.
  • The remaining documents are prepared and presented to the bank on your behalf.
   
Members of a West Midlands Chamber or the Midlands World Trade Forum:
0.75% of the Letter of Credit value Minimum £240
Maximum £370

Non-member:
0.85% of the Letter of Credit value Minimum £290
Maximum £430
 

Subsequent partial shipments (if any) will be charged at 50% of the full rate.

Additional costs where applicable include:

Documents sent by courier to the UK bank £10.
Overseas courier costs £35
Overseas faxes and phone calls £3.
Cancellation fee £75 (for checking L/Cs, advice and preparation of documents not used for presentation to Bank)
Fees for certification and legalisation of export documents (where required) will be invoiced separately.
 

If you have any questions regarding exporting or importing please contact us 0121 454 6171 or email us documentation@birmingham-chamber.com