Facts about Svenska Skeppshypotek.

Svenska Skeppshypotek’s operations are governed by the Act (1980:1097) on Svenska Skeppshypotekskassan.

  • Svenska Skeppshypotek can finance Swedish shipping companies and foreign shipping companies with a significant Swedish interest or influence.
  • The maximum loan term is 15 years.
  • The loan must be paid off in full when the ship reaches the age of 20 years (unless there are special circumstances).
  • Loans are to be secured by collateral in Swedish or foreign ships (or balance in or guarantee from a bank or the Swedish State).
  • Loans may be granted for up to 70 per cent of the value Svenska Skeppshypotek estimates the vessel to have (in special cases 80 per cent).
  • Interest rates are determined individually.
  • Loans may in some cases be granted for up to 90 per cent of the value of the ship according to a special ordinance. Preference is to be given to smaller shipping companies.
  • Lending takes place in foreign or Swedish currency at a floating or fixed interest rate.

Svenska Skeppshypotek | Kungsportsavenyen 10 | SE-411 36 Göteborg | Tel 031 63 12 50