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Export Resources

The export landscape in Canada is complex and can be difficult to navigate. The team at Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development can help you connect with organizations that can help your business grow. Below is a list of  some resources to help you research and identify your next steps.

Export Development Canada

  • About Exporting – Whether you’re exporting products, services or experiences, discover the next step for your business using this timeline
  • Account Receivable Insurance –Allows customers to insure AR’s up to 90% coverage
  • Export Guarantee Program – A Financing solution.  EDC partners with banks to provide them with additional collateral which lets the Canadian bank lend where they normally can’t.  This program is good for a number of different facilities including Term loans, operating lines and contract revolvers (Purchase order financing).
  • Account Performance Security Guarantee – A bonding solution.  It is used to replace collateral to the bank when a company needs to issue a Standby Letter of Credit (LC) or Letter of Guarantee (LG).
  • Trade Insights & Knowledge – Over 75 years of existence, EDC has gathered quite a bit of trade knowledge, insight and know-how that is now being made available to the market. For United States specific inquiries, there is a a country specific Export Help Hub.

Ontario Export Services

Canada Border Services Agency

The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service