Export-Import Bank of the United States (121 - 130 of 169 items)
Financial Condition of the Export-Import Bank of the United States
129040: Feb 7, 1986
Testimony was given concerning the financial condition and reporting practices of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Eximbank). GAO noted that: (1) since fiscal year (FY) 1983, Eximbank financial statements have presented a misleading picture of its financial condition; (2) Eximbank statements do not reflect the losses that are likely to occur due to the probable uncollectability of a si...
Central America Aid: Status of the Trade Credit Insurance Program
NSIAD-86-29FS: Published: Dec 31, 1985. Publicly Released: Dec 31, 1985.
GAO reported on the use, control, and funding of the Trade Credit Insurance Program, which the Agency for International Development (AID) and the Export-Import Bank (Eximbank) jointly administer to guarantee repayment of U.S. commercial credit to finance Central American imports of U.S. goods and services.GAO found that: (1) as of December 1985, less than 9 percent of the $300 million credit-guara...
[Comments on Export-Import Bank Act Amendments]
B-219310: Published: Oct 22, 1985. Publicly Released: Nov 21, 1985.
In response to a congressional request, GAO commented on amendments to the Export-Import Bank Act Amendments of 1983 which would limit the term of office for the Bank's President, First Vice Presidents and Directors to 4 years. Specifically, GAO addressed the issue of whether the amendments should be applied to the current Bank President who was appointed by the President of the United States. GAO...
Emerging Issues in Export Competition: A Case Study of the Brazilian Market
NSIAD-85-121: Published: Sep 26, 1985. Publicly Released: Oct 3, 1985.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO used the Brazilian market as a case study and reviewed: (1) various export techniques that foreign trade competitors have developed to meet the import restrictions that restrain trade with developing countries; and (2) the trade issues that have emerged as a result of competition and the application of existing multilateral trade rules to those issues.GAO i...
U.S. Export-Import Bank Support for Small Business Exports
NSIAD-84-147: Published: Aug 2, 1984. Publicly Released: Sep 5, 1984.
In response to a congressional request to audit and evaluate the performance of the U.S. Export-Import Bank programs established to promote small business exports, GAO surveyed the Bank's efforts to promote small business participation in its programs; however, it did not conduct the proposed audit.GAO did not conduct the proposed audit because: (1) legislation was enacted which amended the Export...
Examination of the Financial Statements of the Export-Import Bank of the United States for the Fiscal Year Ended September 30, 1983
AFMD-84-48: Published: Apr 26, 1984. Publicly Released: Apr 26, 1984.
GAO examined the statement of the financial condition of the Export-Import Bank of the United States as of September 30, 1983, the related statement of income and reserve for contingencies and defaults, and the statement of changes in financial position for the year then ended in accordance with generally accepted Government auditing standards.GAO found that the Bank's assets include a significant...
Eximbank Financing Support for Exports of Defense-Related Products
NSIAD-84-66: Published: Apr 13, 1984. Publicly Released: Apr 13, 1984.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Export-Import Bank of the United States' (Eximbank) financing of exports of defense-related equipment.Eximbank provides loan, loan guarantee, and insurance programs to supplement and facilitate private sector financing of U.S. exports. Although Eximbank is prohibited from financing military sales to developing countries, it does support defe...
Study of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Eximbank), To Determine Whether It Was Providing Full Services and Support to Smaller Exporters
B-114823: Published: Jun 18, 1974. Publicly Released: Dec 30, 1983.
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International Restraints to Competitiveness of the U.S. Heavy Electrical Equipment Industry
NSIAD-83-51: Published: Sep 14, 1983. Publicly Released: Sep 19, 1983.
The heavy electrical equipment industry consists of a few large multinational manufacturers that dominate their home markets and compete for the remaining world markets. Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the worldwide competitiveness of U.S. manufacturers of heavy electrical equipment, focusing on: (1) buy-national practices of the United States and selected foreign governments to...
Export-Import Bank's Exporter Insurance Program
ID-83-49: Published: Jul 8, 1983. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 1983.
GAO reviewed operations at the Foreign Credit Insurance Association (FCIA), which works in partnership with the Export-Import Bank in providing export credit insurance to exporters and banks.GAO identified weaknesses in control features of the FCIA automated accounting system and a need for increased Eximbank verification of FCIA monthly report data. GAO believes that, although FCIA is scheduled t...