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What is free carrier FAC shipping term?

What is free carrier FAC shipping term?

What is free carrier FAC shipping term?

Under the shipping terms for the FCA Incoterms (short for "Free Carrier"), the seller is responsible for export clearance and delivery of goods to the carrier at the named place of delivery. Unless otherwise agreed upon, the seller is only responsible for loading the goods if the seller's place of business is the named place of delivery.

What is an FCA free carrier?

FCA Free Carrier. In Incoterms FCA the seller fulfils his obligation to deliver when he has handed over the goods, cleared for export, into the charge of the carrier named by the buyer at the named place or point.

What does freefree carrier mean?

Free Carrier or FCA means that the seller delivers the goods, cleared for export, to the carrier nominated by the buyer at the named place. It should be noted that the chosen place of delivery has an impact on the obligations of loading, and unloading the goods at that place. If delivery occurs at the seller’s premises,...

What is a free carrier Incoterm?

FCA (Free Carrier) is an incoterm (per 2010 Incoterms®) that requires the seller to clear the goods for export and to either: deliver the goods to the buyer at the seller’s premises or deliver the goods to the buyer at another named place.

Who is responsible for free carrier shipping?

For FCA (Free Carrier) shipping, the seller arranges most or all of the export country stages (e.g. customs, trucking within the export country). The buyer arranges all other stages to the cargo’s ultimate destination. Where Is The Named Place For Handing Over Responsibility From The Seller To The Buyer?