STF (Structured Trade Finance is a kind of debt finance with various trade finance products in the supply chain that are structured to form a unified pattern. The various types of security and finance packages available to a person will vary which causes different types of STFs. They are:
Debt finance, followed by various alternative finance solutions, is called structured trade finance (STF). It is usually used in cross-border transactions, and this kind of finance method is used for developing countries, conventional banking and promoting high-value transactions of bilateral trade relationships, making use of measures with non-standard security. STF is divided into tolling finance, receivables finance, uncommitted trade facilities, pre-export finance, account receivables finance and inventory finance.