Crédit Agricole CIB, an inescapable player in shipping finance
A 30-year expertise
Active for 30 years in shipping finance, Crédit Agricole CIB ranks amongst the top leaders on the world market.
Crédit Agricole CIB finances a broad variety of new and second hand ships: very diverse cargoes (bulk carriers, oil and gas tankers, containerships, ro-ro ships…), passenger ships (liners, ferries), ships and oil rigs for the offshore oil industry.
Our detailed offering
- Medium and long term mortgage loans including prefinancing during building
- Export credits (Coface, KEXIM, KEIC, SACE….) and financial credits
- Finance with a tax component (French or English tax lease)
- Hedging products for interest rate, forex or commodities risks
- Financial advisory, investment in equity
Six commercial teams comprised of confirmed specialists follow Asian, European or US ship-owning customers. Based in Hamburg, Hong Kong, Oslo, Piraeus, London and Paris these teams work in close cooperation with the head office functions located in Paris.
In 2007, Crédit Agricole CIB opened an office in Hamburg to develop its presence in a very active German shipping market.
Crédit Agricole CIB Joins the HKMA Infrastructure Financing Facilitation Office as a Partner
Crédit Agricole CIB and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank announce the establishment of a new Joint Venture bringing USD 1 Billion of new lending capacity to the shipping industry
Crédit Agricole CIB receives the Airport Finance House of the Year and Rail Finance House of the Year awards by Global Transportation Finance
Crédit Agricole CIB obtains the global award Project Finance Bond House of the Year by Project Finance International
Appointment of Danielle Baron
Crédit Agricole CIB Transportation expertise recognized by Global Transport Finance with four "House of the Year" awards