Trade has been the foundation of HSBC since 1865, when we were established in Hong Kong and Shanghai to finance and facilitate the growing trade between Asia, Europe and the U.S.
Today, we are one of the world's strongest banking partners, and a leading provider of international trade and supply chain finance solutions. With over 5,800 professionals helping customers trade across 56 countries, our local presence and global footprint gives us access to 87%* of the world's trade flows and unrivalled experience in solving today's most complex trade challenges.
Processing over USD 1 million worth of trade turnover every minute*, we also deliver the superior technology and platforms necessary to help manage trade risk, process trade transactions and fund trade activities, ultimately making it easier for businesses to connect to new markets and trade partners around the world.
Our long-standing commitment to international trade in both developed and emerging markets has given us a deeper insight into what is changing, where opportunities for growth exist and how sectors and economies are reacting. This gives our trade specialists the ability to develop global programmes that draw upon our unique blend of local knowledge and award-winning trade expertise.
Working in partnership with customers of all types and sizes, we can help them make better informed trade and business decisions. Working with you, our comprehensive suite of products and services can be combined into solutions that can help support the entire trade and supply chain
To find out how we can help your business, contact your local HSBC office, or visit www.hsbc.com/commercialbanking.
*Source: HSBC network analysis, Global Insights, UNCTAD.