7) CPT:carriage paid to...named place of destination

  • Use: For all mode of transportation including multimodal transportation
  • Type od sale: sale at departure

According to the mode of transportation by sea

Transport par mer
DOCUMENTS
RISKS
EXPENSES
Assumed by the seller

According to the mode of transportation by air

Transportation by sea
DOCUMENTS
RISKS
EXPENSES
Assumed by the seller

According to the mode of transportation by rail

Transportation by rail
DOCUMENTS
RISKS
EXPENSES
Assumed by the seller

According to the mode of transportation by road

Transportation by road
DOCUMENTS
RISKS
EXPENSES
Assumed by the seller

Main obligations of the parts

  • The SELLER have:
    • To take in charge the clearance export if it is necessary
    • to deliver commodity to the carrier or, in case of successive carriers, at first among them.
    • To conclude the or the agreement (s) of transportation to route the goods to the agreed point and to pay for freight.
  • The BUYER have:
    • To receive the goods in the agreed destination port.
    • To support the risks from the moment where the goods have been handed to the carrier or, in case of successive carriers, at first among them.
    • to conduct the clearance import

Other important points

  • Documents demanded of the seller:commercial invoice or equivalent computer data; carriage document (bill of lading or waybill... ).
  • Delicate point:the delivery to the carrier is not clearly definite. The local uses define the conditions in which the salesperson fills this bond.
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