SME Growth Initiative

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Are you looking to expand an existing business or even start your own enterprise and need affordable financing to take you to that next level? Then EXIM Bank’s SME Growth Initiative is the solution for you!

Borrow up to the Jamaican equivalent of US$500,000 to  purchase equipment and to improve and upgrade your existing facilities.  You may also use the funds for working capital, market research and a portion may even be used for debt financing.

Our interest rates are some of the most affordable and competitive in the market.  A moratorium on principal payment up to 12 months may be extended to facilitate easier debt servicing.

Maximum 5 years inclusive of 12 months moratorium on principal only, applied on an ‘as required’ basis.

To be eligible to access this facility, your business must earn less than $360million annually with a net worth below J$100 million.

Companies must be operating in Jamaica and be a part of the productive sector such as export ,manufacturing, tourism and related services, creative industries, professional services and the mining & extraction industries.

The business must be established and operating in Jamaica, and a producer of goods or services.  Eligible applicants must satisfy at least one of the following:

  • Total fixed and current assets is less than or equal to JA$300 million
  • Number of employees less than or equal to 50 persons.
  • Total Sales (annual turnover) not to exceed JA$425 million.

Click HERE to go to our online application form.

You can also access this facility through your commercial bank.  Ask your Banker how you can access an EXIM Bank loan through their facility.

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