TITLE

Improving trade finance

PUB. DATE
October 1994
SOURCE
Business America;Oct94, Vol. 115 Issue 9, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the efforts of the United States government to develop trade finance strategy to help American firms. Countering foreign tied aid; Coordination among trade finance agencies; Involvement of American firms in the planning of infrastructure projects in overseas markets. INSETS: TDA feasibility studies and training grants generate U.S..;SBA and the State of California finance small business.;Companies seize opportunities afforded by multilateral...
ACCESSION #
9411290869

 

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