OPIC is an independent U.S. government agency whose mission is to mobilize and facilitate the participation of U. S. private capital and skills in the economic and social development of less developed countries and areas in transition from nonmarket to market economies. OPIC provides financing (from large structured finance to small business loans), political risk insurance, and investment funds for US companies that participate in this work.
The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) is the official export credit agency of the United States. Ex-Im Bank's mission is to assist in financing the export of U.S. goods and services to international markets.
Ex-Im Bank enables both large and small U.S. companies turn export opportunities into real sales, which helps to maintain and create U.S. jobs, as well as contribute to a stronger national economy.