Freight Collect statements on Bills of Lading

A Letter of Credit for shipment of goods to Algeria by seafreight has the instruction for the Bills of Lading to include a “Freight to Collect’ notation. Such notations are Read more…

Certificates of Origin and Letters of Credit

One important point to remember is that the consignee on the Certificate of Origin needs to relate to the delivery address on the invoice. However, what happens when the Letter Read more…

Additional Duty on Imports into EC from USA

In 2000, the US Government passed the Agriculture Spending Bill, Public Law 106-387. This included an amendment called the Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act of 2000 (abbreviated to CDSOA) Read more…