ING Wholesale Banking in


The Japanese economy of is one of the largest in the world. Fuelled by government-industry co-operation, a strong work ethic, mastery of high technology, and a comparatively small defence budget allocation, Japan has now developed an extremely technologically advanced economy and has the largest electronic goods industry, facing increasing competition from China and South Korea. It is also the world's 3rd largest automobile manufacturing country and possesses over 10% of the world's private financial assets.

ING has had a presence in Japan since 1973, establishing its branch office in Tokyo in 1985. Our Tokyo branch offers a sophisticated array of structured finance products for both domestic and international corporations. We provide a one-stop portal for ING Wholesale Banking (WB) products, such as corporate and financial institutional lending facilities, export and project finance facilities, cash management services, and correspondent banking services.

Our focus is on building long-term relationships by providing our clients with solid advice and delivering sound integrated financial solutions. As a trusted banking partner, ING WB Japan provides you with the unmatched power of our global franchise in order to help you meet your full range of financial objectives. So please, get in touch and tell us how we can help you.

  • One of the world’s largest economies
  • Strong structured finance knowledge for domestic and international corporations
  • Capacity to offer unique cash management pooling products
  • Transcontinental global network


Country trade view Japan

Next to being the third largest economy in the world, Japan is also one of the largest players in international trade with a fourth position in both imports and exports. Trade growth remains tepid, however, with an estimated 0.8% growth in exports and 0.3% growth in imports annually the coming years.

Learn more about Japan’s imports, exports and trading partners in our new Country trade view Japan (Nov. 2015).

Download the Country trade view Japan (PDF, 1.5 MB)

Syndicated credit facility for Marubeni Corporation

Marubeni is one of the largest general trading companies in Japan. The company considers offshore wind power generation as one of the growth markets they would like to invest in.

Therefore we arranged a syndicated credit facility to be invested in Seajacks, a UK based offshore wind turbine installation company.

Low interest rates boon for infrastructure investments

April, 2016

The prevailing low interest rate environment is a boon for investments in infrastructure projects as they are benefiting from competitive funding and lower financing costs. However, financing costs are just one aspect of infrastructure investments so investors must also look at the internal rate of return (IRR) when evaluating infrastructure projects, explains Erwin Maspolim, ING, in an interview with The Asset.

Read more

European real estate appealing to investors from across Asia

April, 2016

Despite global macro headwinds, uncertainties in domestic economies and the yuan depreciation, Asian investors’ interest in overseas real estate, especially in Europe, remains intact. They continue to seek diversification and yields for their asset and investments globally.

Read more

Argentinean CAGSA grows exports to Japan

November, 2015

Compañia Argentina de Granos (CAGSA) is a major marketer and exporter of grains, soybeans and corn. In 2014, it handled 8 million tons of grain and oilseeds and had a supplier base of over 13,500 farmers. In order to meet working capital needs, the company obtained a USD100m, five-year loan from ING.

Read more

Marubeni Corporation

October, 2012

See how we jointly arranged a syndicated credit facility for Marubeni and INCJ to acquire Seajacks International.

More about Marubeni Corporation

Products & services in Japan

Expand your business (0)

Acquisition finance

Undertaking an acquisition can lead to growth and increased share prices. ING Wholesale Banking can help structure and finance your acquisition.

Read detailed info

Finance your business (0)

Corporate lending

Loans give you extra financial backing to realise major investments. ING Wholesale Banking can swiftly arrange the lending.

Read detailed info

Debt capital markets

Increase your capital and broaden your funding solutions by appealing to the debt capital market. ING Wholesale Banking can help.

Read detailed info

Trade and commodities finance

Trade and commodity investing can diversify and stabilise your portfolio to ensure long-term positive gains. ING Wholesale Banking can be of assistance.

Read detailed info

Structured export finance

Secure your assets through long-term structured export financing. ING WB will help mitigate your risks and structure your investments.

Read detailed info


Hedging risks well can lead to a steady, positive performance of your infrastructure investments. ING Wholesale Banking can help.

Read detailed info

Metals and energy

Structure your metals and energy transactions to maximise returns on investments. ING Wholesale Banking can help.

Read detailed info

Natural resources

Structure your natural resource transactions to maximise returns on investments. ING Wholesale Banking can help.

Read detailed info

Power and utilities

More capital means you can upgrade or transform power and utility operations to better meet strict standards and targets. ING WB can assist.

Read detailed info

Telecom, media and technology

Structure your telecom, media and technology transactions to maximise returns on investments. ING Wholesale Banking can help – Read on to learn how.

Read detailed info

Transportation financing

Effective financing for your transportation and logistical needs makes for a more efficient supply chain. ING Wholesale Banking can help you.

Read detailed info

Manage your risks and assets (0)

Client clearing service

As an experienced SwapClear member with state-of-the-art infrastructure for clearing on the LCH. Clearnet platform (LCH), ING Bank has all capabilities and the track record to support your transaction, clearing and settlement needs.

Read detailed info

Service your operational needs (0)

LCs, collections and guarantees

Gain extra assurance and protection in your international trade transactions with letters of credit, collections, and guarantees. ING WB can help.

Read detailed info