Fisheries and Fishery Products

Thanks to our strong presence in regions where the fishery sector is important, we can offer financial products and services tailored to the economic reality and seasonal nature of the industry.

Fish processing plants and fish brokers

Financing your production, season by season

We've designed financial products to help you deal with the cyclical, seasonal nature of your industry.

  • Flexible credit: We offer a special revolving credit so you can increase your operating credit based on your level of activity.
  • Factoring: National Bank takes care of the amounts you owe to suppliers and the amounts owed to you by clients so you can boost your cashflow and safeguard the continuity of your operations.  

Financing the purchase of facilities or equipment

Whether you need a term loan to purchase equipment or want to finance a leasehold improvement, we'll find a financing solution1 that meets your needs.

Our financing solutions

Managing your risks

With our financial tools, you can set exchange rates or fuel prices in advance to protect yourself from market fluctuations.

Exporting your products

Our Account Managers will work with an International Trade Manager to help you develop an export strategy.

Our international solutions

Managing your day-to-day business

From USD accounts and digital solutions to credit cards, our financial products are tailored to the needs of your industry.

Our cash management solutions

Our credit cards

Improving your HR management

Learn about our HR solutions

  • Payroll systems
  • Group pension plans
  • Group insurance

Our HR solutions

Managing your surplus cash

Our investment solutions are tailored to the seasonal nature of your industry.

Our investment solutions


Licence/quota financing

Licence/quota financing

Finance the purchase of a license / fishing quota without government guarantee, through a tailored financing.

Boat financing

Boat financing

Finance the acquisition or construction of a boat, your repairs or the purchase of equipment with financing designed for your industry1.

Withdraw equity

Withdraw equity

Accomplish your business projects by using the equity from your fishing licence or your boat at a competitive interest rate.

Internet Banking Solutions for Businesses

Internet Banking Solutions for Businesses

Enjoy flexibility in managing your bank accounts, and carry out most of your transactions when and where you want.

Specialized team

Specialized team

Discuss your business plans with a Commercial Banking Manager who fully understands your challenges and can offer you relevant advice.

Expertise in acquiring or transfering a business

Expertise in acquiring or transferring a business

If you’re thinking about acquiring a business or transferring your business to a successor, our team of transfer experts can guide you through a smooth transition.

With over 35 points of service in these regions, National Bank is committed to the growth of the fishery sector.
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A banking offer tailored to your personal need

Discover our banking offer designed to meet your needs as a fishing business owner. Enjoy our range of benefits including no fixed monthly fees and support from one of our industry experts.

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  1. Financing solutions are subject to credit approval by National Bank of Canada.

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