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EKF’s risk assessment when exporting to El Salvador

Country risk classification

The risk classification reflects the risk that a buyer cannot pay due to political risks in the country. The higher the figure, the higher the risk.



EKF's cover policy


Credit period
Guarantees without credit period Up to 1 year 1-5 years More than 5 years
Public buyer Off cover. EKF provides no guarantee cover for business transactions with public-sector buyers. 
Private buyer EKF accepts all creditworthy buyers.
​EKF accepts very strong buyers with a credit rating equivalent to minimum B​+
Bank EKF accepts creditworthy banks.

Financing through bills of exchange: Not considered - Contact EKF

Guarantees in local currency: Approved


General assumptions for EKF's risk assessments
This information constitutes EKF’s guideline country cover policy at publishing date. The policy is not binding for EKF regarding specific applications for export credit guarantees. Before any commitment is made based on the country cover policy, we recommend contacting EKF for further advice.

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