• CIT Maritime Finance

    CIT Maritime Finance is active in all major segments of the global marine industry. We offer senior secured loans, sale-leasebacks and bareboat charters to owners and operators of oceangoing cargo vessels, including tankers, bulkers, container ships, car carriers, and offshore vessels and drilling rigs. Our maritime finance experts will work closely with you to understand your needs and can customize financial solutions to free up more of your capital.

    Key Areas of Focus

    Deep Ocean

    • Tankers
    • LNG Carriers
    • Bulkers
    • Containerships
    • Car carriers
    • Multi-purpose vessels
    • Ro-Ros and Con-Ros

    Coastal and Inland

    • Tugs and ATBs
    • Wet, dry, bunkering and lightering barges
    • Dredges, service and support vessels


    • OSVs
    • Anchor handlers
    • Well intervention vessels
    • Rigs and platforms
    • Shuttle tankers
    • Floating processing and storage facilities
    • Other specialized vessels

    Products & Services

    • Recapitalizations, restructurings, and distressed purchases
    • Senior secured term loans
    • Bareboat charters
    • Sale/leasebacks
    • First lien cash flow loans
    • Asset-backed revolving lines of credit¬†
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