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Information International rules and organization Incoterms 2000 [iNKOTERMS 2000] The term E Ex Works - EXW

EXW (EX Works (... named place))
Ex Works (... named place)

The term "Ex Works" means that the seller fulfills his obligation to deliver when he places the goods at the buyer's disposal at its premises or another named place (ie works, factory, warehouse, etc.).

Seller is not responsible for loading the goods on the vehicle, as well as customs clearance of the goods for export.
This term thus represents the minimum obligation for the seller, and the buyer has to bear all costs and risks involved in taking the goods from the seller to the destination.

However, if the parties wish the seller to be responsible for loading the goods on departure and to bear the risks and costs of such loading, this should be clearly stated in the corresponding appendix to the contract of sale.

This term should not be used when the buyer is not able to perform directly or indirectly the export formalities. In this case, the term should be used FCA, provided that the seller agrees to bear the costs and risks for the shipment of goods.

THE SELLER

OBLIGATIONS OF THE BUYER

A.1. DELIVERY OF THE GOODS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TREATY

B.1. Payment of the price

The seller must, in accordance with the contract of sale provide the goods and the commercial invoice, or its equivalent electronic message, and any other evidence of conformity which may be required by the contract of sale.

The buyer must pay provided in the contract of purchase and sale price of the goods.

A.2. Licences, authorizations and formalities

B.2. Licences, authorizations and formalities

Seller shall, at the request of the purchaser, at his expense and risk, to provide the latter, if necessary, every assistance in obtaining any export license or other official authorization necessary for the export of the goods.

The buyer shall at his own expense and risk any export or import license or other official authorization and carry out, where applicable, all customs formalities for the export of the goods.

A.3. Contracts of carriage and insurance

B.3. Contracts of carriage and insurance

a) Contract of carriage
No obligation.
b) Contract of insurance
No obligation.

a) Contract of carriage
No obligation.
b) Contract of insurance
No obligation.

A.4. SUPPLY

B.4. Taking delivery

The seller is obliged to the agreed date or within the agreed period of time to provide not unloaded in any vehicle goods to the buyer at the named place of delivery in the contract. In the absence of such instructions in the contract, the seller is obliged to supply to the usual supply of similar goods space and time. If the parties have not agreed on any particular point at the named place, and if there are several points available, the seller may select the most appropriate point in the place of delivery for him.

The buyer must accept delivery of the goods as soon as the goods are placed at his disposal in accordance with Articles A.4 and A.7. / B.7.

A.5. Transfer of risks

B.5. Transfer of risks

The seller must, subject to the provisions of Article B.5 bear all loss or damage risks until it is delivered in accordance with Article A.4.

The buyer must bear all risks of loss or damage to the goods - from the moment when the goods are delivered in accordance with Article A.4, and -. From the agreed date or the agreed period for taking delivery which arise because he fails to give notice in accordance with Article B.7. The condition, however, is appropriate as the contract goods. This means that the goods must be properly identified, that is to say, clearly set aside or otherwise identified as the goods being the subject of the contract.

A.6. Division of costs

B.6. Division of costs

The seller must, subject to the provisions of Article B.6. pay all costs relating to the goods until they have been delivered in accordance with Article A.4.

The buyer must: - bear all costs associated with the goods from the moment of delivery of the goods at his disposal in accordance with Article A.4., And - bear all additional costs incurred as a result of, or failure to fulfill, the obligation to take the goods after the goods have been provided At his disposal, or he did not give a proper notice in accordance with Article B.7. The condition, however, is the proper conformity of the goods to the contract. This means that the goods must be properly identified, that is, definitely detached or otherwise designated as the goods that are the subject of this agreement - to pay, if necessary, all duties, taxes and other charges, as well as the costs of customs formalities Payment when exporting. The buyer is obliged to reimburse all costs and fees incurred by the seller when providing assistance in accordance with Article A.2.

A.7. Notice to the buyer

B.7. Notice to the seller

The seller must give the buyer sufficient notice of the date and place when and where the goods will be placed at his disposal.

If the buyer has the right to determine the time within an agreed period and / or the place of taking delivery, then he must give the seller sufficient notice thereof.

A.8. Proof of delivery, transport document or equivalent electronic message

B.8. Proof of delivery, transport document or equivalent electronic message

No obligation.

The buyer must provide the seller with appropriate evidence of having taken delivery.

A.9. Checking - packaging - marking

B.9. Inspection of goods

The seller must bear the costs associated with the inspection of the goods (for example, checking the quality, size, weight, quantity) necessary to provide the goods at the disposal of the buyer. The seller must pay at his own expense the costs associated with the packaging necessary to transport the goods (except in cases where it is customary in the industry to ship the contracted goods without packaging). The latter is carried out to the extent that circumstances related to transportation (for example, modes of transport, destination) were known to the seller prior to the conclusion of the contract of sale. The packaging must be properly marked.

The buyer must pay, unless otherwise agreed, the costs of any pre-shipment inspection, including inspection mandated by the authorities of the country of export.

A.10. OTHER OBLIGATIONS

B.10. OTHER OBLIGATIONS

Seller shall, at the request of the buyer to provide the latter's expense, risk and every assistance in obtaining any documents or equivalent electronic messages issued or transmitted in the country of delivery and / or the country of origin which the buyer may require for the export and / or import the goods and, if necessary, for their transit through any country. The seller must provide the buyer, at his request with the necessary information for procuring insurance.

The buyer must pay all costs and charges incurred in obtaining the documents or equivalent electronic messages, as provided in Article A.10., And reimburse the seller incurred by the aid to the buyer.