Trade Finance Services

Trade Finance Services
Bank Hapoalim is the leading provider of Foreign Trade services to Israeli based Exporters and Importers. With a market share of 30%, some of the largest Israeli corporates and manufacturers are among the bank's customers.


Trade Finance Department
The Trade Finance Department carries out foreign trade transactions and provides structured financing for those transactions which may require it.

The Trade Finance Department's activities include the specialized structuring of complex, tailor-made foreign trade transactions and their financing, incoming and outgoing foreign trade guarantees, and international project finance. In addition, the Department also provides services such as:

  • Forfaiting
  • Factoring    
  • Medium & long-term structured financing:
  • Buyers' credit
  • ECA-supported financing


For further information please contact:
Mr. Yehuda Harel - Head of Department +972-3-7146622
Mr. Chanoch Spitzer - Guarantees +972-3-7146505
Ms. Yona Rosenberg - Financing +972-3-7146424


International Trade Center
The International Trade Center provides import-export services, and performs foreign currency transfers for importers and exporters through various service channels: branches, foreign trade centers, electronic media (a customer communications system and EDI), and the internet.


The International Trade Center provides a full range of solutions to meet customers' needs for Global Payments, Collections and Letters of Credit. Among the services provided are:

  • Letters of Credit (Import/ Export)
  • SBLC's
  • Documentary Collections
  • Check services
  • Clean payments and open account transactions.
  • Suppliers’ credit.
  • Reimbursements
  • Inward / Outward Payments


For further information please contact:
Mr. Eliav Dar - head of the Center +972-3-7146300
Mr. George Dinka - Customer Service/Investigations + 972-3-7146365


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