SBA Export Loans2023-05-03T16:22:56-04:00

SBA Small Business Loans

SBA Export Loans

SBA Export Loans are designed to help small businesses expand in to foreign markets.

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Loan Amount up to


Term as long as

25 years

Rate as low as


Funded as fast as

30 days

Three Types of SBA Export Loans to Get the Funding You Need

Most U.S. banks view loans for exporters as risky. This makes it harder for you to get loans for things like day-to-day operations, advance orders with suppliers, and refinancing existing debts. That’s why Big Think Capital offers SBA  export loan programs with up to a 90% guaranty.

Export Express Loan

Provides exporters and lenders a streamlined method to obtain SBA-backed financing for loans and lines of credit

Export Working Capital Loan

Allow small business owners to apply for loans in advance of finalizing an export sale or contract

International Trade Loan

Help small businesses enter international markets and make investments to compete with other importers

Get Started With an SBA Export Loan

Provide basic information about your business. If approved, you can receive them in your account in less than 30 days.

Minimum qualifications

  • 600+ credit score

  • 1+ years in business

  • No recent bankruptcies, foreclosures or tax liens

  • Involved in exporting goods to foreign countries

  • Personal guarantee from the owners

What you need to apply

  • Basic details about you and your business

  • Bank statements for past 3 months

  • Business is in good standing

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is an SBA international trade loan program?2022-12-01T20:31:07-05:00

Up to $5 million in working capital and/or fixed assets for businesses which export products outside the US, or for businesses which have been negatively impacted by imports. Terms up to 25 years. This type of loan may be used to buy or renovate facilities or purchase equipment located in the U.S. for the purpose of entering in to or expanding trade with foreign markets.

What is an SBA working capital loan?2022-12-01T20:31:07-05:00

Up to $5 million in working capital to fund existing purchase orders from a foreign customer. Terms usually less than 12 months but can be up to 3 years. Intended to allow your business to offer more favorable terms to foreign customers, the EWCP allows businesses to use funds to pay suppliers, purchase inventory, and cover production and export costs.

What is an SBA export loan?2022-12-01T20:31:07-05:00

SBA Export Loans are designed to help small businesses expand in to foreign markets. There are three types of SBA Export Loan


  • Promotional materials for an export business
  • Working capital to fulfill and out-of-country order
  • Recovery capital for businesses negatively impacted by imports
What is an SBA export express loan?2022-12-01T20:31:07-05:00

Up to $500,000 in working capital with terms up to 7 years. This loan is very flexible and may be used for a wide variety of export related purposes including but not limited to costs associated with manufacturing export products, producing promotional materials and attending trade shows.

What are the pros and cons of an SBA export loan?2022-12-01T20:31:56-05:00


  • Set payments at regular intervals
  • Can be used for a wide variety of purposes
  • Relatively low interest rate
  • Long repayment schedule


  • Lengthy application process
  • May carry early payment penalty
  • Variable interest rates may increase

At Big Think, we can help you structure the best loan for your needs. If you’re confused or need clarification about the qualifying requirements for a loan, please contact us. We’ll be happy to help.

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