Who should pay for securing the cargo in the container in an EXW deal..??

In a shipment on EXW terms – Who should pay for securing the cargo in the container..?? This is a question posed by a reader as below.. Here is my … Read more..

Product Review : Centersource Platform

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Timber is one of the most common and popular forestry products shipped around the world, in various forms, using general-purpose ships, specialised log carriers, and also in containers.. The global … Read more..

ICC’s initiatives to standardise digital trade

shipping and freight news

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has launched some digital initiatives aimed at creating a collaborative cross-industry effort to enable the standardisation of digital trade.. The first one called The … Read more..

Who pays what charges in a sea freight shipment

sea freight charges

In any trade transaction, there are two parties – the buyer and the seller.. When it comes to a sea freight shipment, either one or both of them may end up paying … Read more..

Consequences of using incorrect Incoterms

Ever since its introduction in 1936, Incoterms® has been a paradox to many many buyers, sellers, traders, freight forwarders, shipping lines and other service providers involved in the business of … Read more..

All about Incoterms

Incoterms

Incoterms® 2000 have been updated by Incoterms® 2010 and therefore the old post below is now redundant.. Please read the analysis about Incoterms® 2010 here..