Export-Import Bank of the United States

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Export-Import Bank of the United States

Seal of the United States Export-Import Bank.svg
State level Federation
position Independent authority
founding February 2, 1934
Headquarters Washington, DC United StatesUnited StatesUnited States 
Authority management Charles J Hall, Chairman and President (acting)
Servants 395 (2006)
Web presence www.exim.gov

The Export-Import Bank of the United States ( Ex-Im Bank ) is a state credit institution in the United States . It was founded in 1934 by decree of the US President . Since March 13, 1968 it has been an " Independent Authority ".

The bank finances foreign trade in US products and assumes the credit risk . Both corporations and small companies are funded, there are no upper or lower limits on the loan amount.

Fred P. Hochberg, 23rd Director of the Ex-Im Bank

The line has an Executive Board ( Board held). Fred P. Hochberg, who is also president of the agency, has been chairing the committee since May 17, 2009. The executive directors are appointed directly by the President of the United States.

The seat is in Washington, District of Columbia . The bank has seven national regional offices . Abroad, the company is represented by the diplomatic representation there , for example by the commercial consul of a consulate general.

In fiscal year 2009 a surplus of 135 million US dollars was achieved.

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. https://www.exim.gov/about/leadership/board-of-directors
  2. DC charter by EO 6581 www.archives.gov
  3. ^ Export-Import Bank Act of 1945 (82 Stat. 47) www.archives.gov
  4. "Size: There is no minimum or maximum transaction amount." www.exim.gov Products> Working Capital. Accessed July 6, 2013.
  5. www.exim.gov About Us> Who We Are> Leadership> Board of Directors. Accessed July 6, 2013.
  6. 811 Vermont Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20571
  7. ^ "Ex-Im Bank: Contact Us" ( Memento from April 26, 2007 in the Internet Archive ).
  8. "Ex-Im Bank Hits 75-Year Financing High in Fiscal 2009: Records Set for Overall Financing As Well As Small Business Support" ( Memento from January 4, 2011 in the Internet Archive ), press release, October 13, 2009.