Under the CPT Incoterm or “Carriage Paid To”, the seller is responsible for bringing the goods to destination and payment of the cost of international freight. Unlike other Incoterms the transfer of risk is made when the goods have been loaded on board the means of transport.
The CPT Incoterm is versatile as it can be used for all modes of transportation.
Delivery of goods and documents required
Packaging and wrapping
Inland transport in the country of origin
Customs at origin
Payment of the goods
Customs on arrival
Inland transport at the destination country
Payment of fees
If you’re still not sure if the CPT Incoterm is what your ocean freight shipment needs, you may contact us. Our imports and exports consultants will be glad to advice you on which incoterm best suits your shipping needs.
"Don't underestimate the value of Incoterms and their impact on international trade."
Aliona Yurlova, Business Development Manager at iContainersDOWNLOAD THE FREE GUIDE