Trade Credit Insurance in UAE

Managing risk and enabling trade for your business.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Credit insurance protects you against your customers not paying your invoices.  This applies whether your business  trades solely within the UAE or overseas as well. 

With credit insurance you can get on with your business, knowing that Atradius will be beside you should your customer fail to pay as a result of insolvency or other circumstances.

Together with our partner Orient, we provide trade credit insurance throughout the Middle East, from SMEs right up to multi-national global companies.

Get in touch now to discuss how Atradius can help your business.  

Credit Insurance gives us peace of mind and definitely helps to increase our business.  Atradius and Orient understands us and our relationship is very transparent. They keep us nicely informed of what is happening and we have a strong rapport with the team.

Mr M.P. Thamimul Hussain, Chief Operating Officer
Danube, UAE

 

 

How does Trade Credit Insurance work?

If your business supplies goods or services to other companies on credit terms, Trade Credit Insurance can protect against your customers failing to repay you.  This can be as a result of their business becoming insolvent or sometimes it can happen through no fault of their own, such as political or economic problems.

As well as offering a safety net against the risk of non-payment, your Atradius Credit Insurance policy can also help your business grow by gaining a competitive advantage in your market through identifying opportunities as well as risks. 

That's because our team of financial underwriters around the world constantly analyse the credit ratings of around two hundred million businesses. Should your customers' financial circumstances change, we'll make you aware of this to enable you to take appropriate action. You may, for example wish to offer them more favourable credit terms if their credit ratings improve (or reduce credit terms if their credit ratings are not so good). 

This information about your customers buyer ratings is supplied automatically via our online portal which you will have access to as part of your insurance policy with Atradius. 

Credit Insurance can also help with your cash flow, as well as a range of benefits including:

  • increased access to finance, as we can provide your bank with the reassurances it needs when extending finance to you
  • a reduction in your bad debt provision and, in turn a healthier balance sheet
  • the confidence to seek out new markets and customers, and benefit from the growth this may bring

To find out more about trade credit insurance, take a look at our video.

 

Why Choose Atradius?

The big picture

Atradius is one of the largest credit insurance providers in the world, with over 160 offices in 50 countries.  Our heritage dates back over 90 years. 

Closer to you

We are proud of our worldwide position, yet we believe it is our local  knowledge, and understanding of business needs at an individual country level that defines Atradius.  In UAE we work in conjunction with our specialist insurance partner in Dubai, Orient PJSC (Al Futtaim).

Our risk Underwriters are the backbone of our organisation and help you manage the commercial and political risks of trade. Their  credit decisions are made using information on the financial health of your customers and how they conduct their business.   These decisions are made close to your risk which means we are wherever your customers are in the world.

Online tools

All Atradius customers have access to our award-winning software platform called Atradius Insights.  Using this tool you can manage your buyer portfolio in a snapshot.  We don't believe in over complicating  things,

More for your money

 

Orient Insurance PJSC Registered office

Credit Insurance Office
Orient Building, 1st floor
Al Badia Business Park
Dubai Festival City
P.O. Box 27966
Dubai

 

Get in touch with us

To find out more about how we can help your business - or to request a quote - please use the Quick contact form to get in touch.

 

 

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Disclaimer

The statements made herein are provided solely for general informational purposes and should not be relied upon for any purpose. Please refer to the actual policy or the relevant product or services agreement for the governing terms. Nothing herein should be construed to create any right, obligation, advice or responsibility on the part of Atradius, including any obligation to conduct due diligence of buyers or on your behalf. If Atradius does conduct due diligence on any buyer it is for its own underwriting purposes and not for the benefit of the insured or any other person. Additionally, in no event shall Atradius and its related, affiliated and subsidiary companies be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of the use of the statements made information herein.