Delivered Duty Paid (…named port of destination)
Carriage to be arranged by seller. Risk transfers from buyer to seller once goods are placed at the disposal of the buyer. Seller delivers the goods cleared for import to the consignee’s door. DDP represents the maximum obligation for the seller.
Modes of Transport Covered
All modes of transport including multimodal.
|A. Seller's Responsibilities||B. Buyer's Responsibilities|
Provide the goods, commercial invoice or electronic message, and other documentation as required by the sales contract.
Pay for the goods as provided in the sales contract.
|A.2. Licenses and Customs Formalities
Obtain at own risk and cost any export and import licenses and authorizations and carry out all export and import formalities and procedures, including those associated with transshipment to the named port of destination.
|B.2. Licenses and Customs Formalities
Provide the seller at the seller's request, risk and cost any and all assistance in securing licenses, documentation and authorizations necessary to import the goods.
|A.3. Carriage and Insurance
Contract for and pay all costs of carriage and transshipment (if necessary) to the named destination. No obligation to provide insurance.
|B.3. Carriage and Insurance
No obligation to the seller for either carriage or insurance.
Make the goods available to the buyer not unloaded at the named destination on the date or within the period specified in the sales contract.
|B.4. Taking Delivery
Take delivery of the goods once they are made available at the named destination.
|A.5. Risk Transfer
Assume all risks of loss or damage to the goods until they have been made available to the buyer at the named destination.
|B.5. Risk Transfer
Assume all risk of loss or damage from the time the goods have been made available at the named place of destination.
Pay all costs until the goods have been delivered to the named destination, including carriage, all export and import formalities and transshipment (if necessary) to the named destination.
Pay all costs for the goods once they have been made available at the named place of destination.
|A.7. Notice to the Buyer
Provide sufficient notice of dispatch and projected arrival that the buyer can take appropriate action to arrange unloading of the goods.
|B.7. Notice to Seller
If, according to the sales contract, the buyer is able to specify a time for and/or a place of delivery, to give the seller sufficient notice.
|A.8. Proof of Delivery, Transport Documents
Provide the buyer with the delivery order and/or a transport document enabling the buyer to take delivery at the named place of destination
|B.8. Proof of Delivery
Accept the seller's transport document so long as it is in conformity with the sales contract.
|A.9. Checking, Packing, Marking
Pay all costs associated with checking the quality and quantity of the goods to be in conformity with the sales contract. Provide appropriate packing (unless the goods are traditionally delivered unpackaged) as required for the transport of the goods, to the extent that the buyer has made transport circumstances known to the seller prior to the execution of the sales contract. Provide marking appropriate to the packaging.
Pay for the costs of pre-shipment inspection(s) except inspections required by the country of export.
Pay all costs associated with securing documentation necessary for to make the goods available to the buyer at the named place of destination. Provide the buyer with information necessary to obtain insurance.
Provide the seller, at the seller's request, risk and cost any and all assistance in securing import and other documentation necessary for the seller to make the goods available to buyer at the named destination.