Looking to import

Spotted a market gap that needs filling? If you’re considering importing, ASB’s international business experts can help with services like foreign exchange management and payment guarantees.

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Great reasons to choose us

  • Get lending specifically designed to suit your importing requirements and business size
  • Deal directly with a full-service bank that provides an end-to-end solution for all your importing needs
  • Speak directly to an international business expert who'll help you to get started
  • Work with international trade experts who’ll assist with foreign currency management and trade finance solutions
  • Benefit from our experience working with some of New Zealand’s biggest and most successful importers and service providers
  • Get 24/7 access to ASB's online tools and guides to importing

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01. Get in touch

Find an international business expert, call 0800 487 272 or email us.

02. Decide

We’ll work together to determine exactly what’s required to support your exporting and importing goals with each country.

03. Get going

Whether it's risk mitigation, managing foreign exchange or accessing an emerging market, we’ll tailor a plan to help you succeed.

Next steps

Find an international business expert

Looking to expand internationally or import goods to New Zealand? An international trade expert can help.

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Enquire about trade finance

Email us about trade finance.


Enquire about foreign currency management

Email us about foreign currency management.


Talk to us about trade finance

We’re open Monday to Friday, 7am to 6pm.

0800 487 272

Talk to us about foreign currency management

We’re open Monday to Friday, 8am to 5:30pm.

0800 806 280

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Guides to get you there

ASB's terms apply.

International business Looking to import