The Central Bank of Tunisia has secured a US$40mn credit line agreement with the Arab Trade Finance Programme (ATFP). The deal was signed this week in Damascus.


ATFP has now granted credit lines totaling US$338mn to 20 different Tunisian institutions.

Members of the ATFP can access a range of financing facilities to support trade transactions of goods of Arab origin and associated services, ranging from pre-export credits, post-shipment credits, buyers’ and import credits.