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Incoterms CPT: what does it mean?

CPT, literally "Carriage Paid To" is one of the clauses in international sales contracts and is intended to specify that the seller is solely responsible for the shipment of the goods and their transportation.   By "transportation" the term CPT means the journey from the place of

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The difference between free port and assigned port

"Free port" and "assigned port" are terms easily encountered in the world of trade and shipping. But what is their meaning? What are the differences between one and the other? In this article, we investigate all the basic aspects related to these two terms and

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DAP Incoterms: Delivered at Place

Let's delve into one of Incoterms 2020, the rules for domestic and international commercial transactions in terms of ownership, payment and delivery: today we are talking about DAP, or "Delivered at Place," which is often associated with DDP, "Delivered Duty Paid." What do they mean