Ferm - machines sector

FERM (International) offers competitive payment terms and limits their credit risk to developing countries by using Atradius Dutch State Business (DSB) and the DGGF.

Ferm International is a manufacturer of power tools that exports from the Netherlands to more than 50 countries worldwide.

In this video testimonial Thomas Mentink, Financial Director at Ferm International, explains how his business uses credit insurance from Atradius Dutch Sate Business “on a daily basis”.

He explains that cooperation between Atradius  Dutch Sate Business and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs enables his business to trade in markets such as Kenya, India and Vietnam without worrying about the risk of bad debts. He also asserts that our support has helped his business gain a clear competitive advantage and is happy to recommend our services.


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