Import documentary collections

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Communication is key

Communication is a crucial element in the exchange of shipping documents for payment. Fifth Third Bank's Documentary Collections service is here to facilitate the delivery of trade documents and to maintain communication with your suppliers through banking channels.

Count on our experience and guidance

Our experienced documentary collections team can help by:

  • Serving as a trusted intermediary for the delivery of documents in accordance with instructions provided by your suppliers
  • Making certain that documents are delivered by Fifth Third Bank only after the seller’s collection instructions are met
  • Making immediate payment to your suppliers while refinancing you for extended terms using a banker’s acceptance facility if additional time is desired before paying
  • Providing one-stop information and automating the process of authorizing payment and accepting time drafts

Expedite the process with Fifth Third Global Trade DirectSM

Fifth Third Global Trade DirectSM, our secure online portal, can help you complete import transactions quickly and efficiently by allowing you to authorize acceptance and payment of drafts and more.