C1.2—Introduction to Incoterms for Forwarders & Customs Brokers

Subscriber price: $69.00, Non-subscriber price: $99.00
Estimated total study time: 5 hours 51 minutes [Enroll now]

Updated Incoterms 2020 version available by mid-November, 2019.

This is a short training designed as an introduction to Incoterms (Trade Terms) in the context of international forwarding and customs clearance operations. We address:

Note: As an intro-level course, we do not address in depth what shippers (exporters and importers) need to know in negotiating trade terms, and what shippers and forwarders need to understand concerning project and other specialized shipping requirements.

For shippers (exporters and importers) we recommend GISTnet course C1—Export-Import Transaction Fundamentals; Using Incoterms. For forwarder and customs broker managers and supervisors, we recommend course C1.3—Working with Incoterms, including Practical Concerns & Forwarder Issues at Time of Shipment.

Incoterms Overview

(Estimated study time: 1 hour 9 minutes)

Seller and Buyer Responsibilities Common to All Incoterms

(Estimated study time: 45 minutes)

Delivery & Passage of Risk

(Estimated study time: 40 minutes)

Arranging Primary Transportation, Notices and Forwarder Challenges

(Estimated study time: 53 minutes)

Shipment Quotation/Planning

(Estimated study time: 1 hour 4 minutes)

How Trade Terms Affect Shipment Documentation

(Estimated study time: 40 minutes)

Addressing Shipper Problems with Incoterms

(Estimated study time: 41 minutes)