Tariff

Documentary credits import and export

Charges applicable for Corporate Banking, Belgium clients.

The basic charges include the standard postal charges and the standard costs of Swift messages.

The permillage for commissions based on risk is marked “X”.

  • The permillage is calculated on the amount of:
    • The documentary credit (including +/- percentage).
    • For commissions relating to utilization, it is calculated on the amount of the issuance (set of documents).

Monthly commissions are due for each month or part thereof.
The quarterly commission is due in full for the first quarter, but is calculated on a monthly basis for the following periods.

The minimum relates to the agreed permillage of charges.

Current tariffs Future tariffs

Basic charges - Import

Basic charges - Import

Opening

Tariff
Transmitted via Connexis trade
Issuance commission € 25 + X °/°°
per month (€ 85 minimum)
Not transmitted via Connexis trade
Issuance commission € 75 + X °/°°
per month (€ 85 minimum)

Basic charges - Import

Amendment

Tariff
Without any increase in exposure
Amendment commission without € 50
With increase in exposure
Amendment commission with € 50 + X °/°°
per month (€ 85 minimum)

Basic charges - Import

Utilization

Tariff
At sight
Utilization commission € 55 + 1 °/°°
(€ 30 minimum)
Deferred (deferred payment or acceptance)
Utilization commission € 55 + 1 °/°°
(€ 30 minimum)
Commitment commission X °/°°
per month (€ 50 minimum)

Basic charges - Export

Basic charges - Export

Opening

Tariff
Advising
Advising commission € 75
Confirmation / (Silent Confirmation)
Advising commission € 75
Confirmation commission X °/°°
per month, Minimum 1 quarter (€ 65 Minimum)

Basic charges - Export

Amendment

Tariff
Without any increase in exposure
Amendment commission € 50
With increase in exposure, for a (silent) confirmation
Amendment commission (increased amount) € 50 + X °/°°
per month, Minimum 1 quarter (€ 65 Minimum)
Amendment commission (extended period) € 50 + X °/°°
per month (€ 65 Minimum)

Basic charges - Export

Utilization

Tariff
At sight
Utilization or Negotiation or Intervention commission € 55 + 1,25 °/°°
(€ 30 Minimum)
Deferred Unconfirmed L/C
Deferred payment
Utilization or Negotiation or Intervention commission € 55 + 1,25 °/°°
(€ 30 Minimum)
Acceptance
Commitment commission X °/°°
per month (€ 50 Minimum)
Deferred (Silently) confirmed L/C
Utilization commission € 55 + 1,25 °/°°
(€ 30 Minimum)
Commitment commission X °/°°
per month (€ 50 Minimum)

Communication charges

Additional costs are charged for express mail and extra Swift messages:

Tariff
Extra SWIFT messages € 10
per message
Express mail (max. 0,5 kg)
Within Europe € 25
Outside Europe € 40

Communication charges

Payment commission

Applicable for outgoing and incoming payments:

Tariff
In Euro (within the Eurozone) 1 °/°°
(€ 5,58 Minimum and € 61,97 Maximum)
In Euro (outside the Eurozone) or other currencies 1,5 °/°°

(Minimum € 5,58 and Maximum € 99,16)

Payment commission

Specific charges

Tariff
Delivery Order € 35
Preverifying commission € 15

per document (€ 25 Minimum)

Allocation (Assignment of proceeds) 1,25 °/°°

(€ 100 Minimum; € 500 Maximum)

Transfer commission 1,25 °/°°

(€ 200 Minimum)

Correspondent bank costs
Reimbursement bank charges

Specific charges

VAT

VAT

Import

All commissions and charges for import transactions are exempt from VAT.

VAT

Export

  • Unconfirmed L/C:
    • With negotiation: only VAT on commissions applicable prior to negotiation
    • Without negotiation: VAT on all commissions and charges
  • (Silently) confirmed L/C
    • With negotiation: only VAT on commissions not based on risks prior to negotiation
    • Without negotiation: VAT on commissions not based on risks
  • Confirmed L/C:
    • No VAT

This information sheet was produced by BNP Paribas Fortis SA/NV for information purposes only. The information does not constitute an offer or invitation to buy any kind of product or service. The information sheet does not purport to provide a complete description of the product to which it refers. The information in this sheet is subject to changes. Notwithstanding the fact that BNP Paribas Fortis SA/NV makes every effort to ensure that the information in this sheet is accurate, it cannot be held responsible for possible faults or omissions, or direct or indirect damage incurred as a result thereof.

 

CORPORATE BANKING

BNP Paribas Fortis SA/NV, Montagne du Parc 3, B-1000 Brussels - RPM/RPR Brussels, VAT BE0403.199.702
Intermediary authorized under number 25.879A by the FSMA - Responsible editor: Olivier Peeters

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