Everything You Need To Know About Cross-Border Trade

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Transfer of the risks associated with the transport of the goods sold is extremely important. In this section you will find an in depth explanation of the 2010 Incoterms

Currency Risk Management

Cross-border trade can require to have deals in foreign currencies.This can be an opportunity or a risk. Here we will develop the tools than can help you to make the right choice

International Trade Payment Methods

International payment is perhaps one of the most sensitive aspect of International Trade. Here you will find a step by step explanation of most of the payment tools.

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September 23, 2019 8:55 pm

Bill of Exchange

The bill of exchange is a document within which  one party ( the drawer) gives the order to another (the drawee) to pay unconditionally a sum of money at  a given place and date, for goods or services received. By […]

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August 24, 2019 10:07 pm


    Forfaiting is a financing method whereby the forfaiting company purchases a payment receivable at its face value (invoice value) minus costs which are composed of a discount and a risk premium. The existence of  payment receivables can be […]

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August 18, 2019 8:55 pm

When should I use a confirmed Letter of credit

A letter of credit is by nature, a tool that protects  exporters from the non-payment risk. As developed in our article which details the process of a letter of credit  , if you require a commitment from a confirming bank […]

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November 14, 2021 1:25 pm

Carriage paid to – CPT

  The CPT 2020 Incoterms stands for “carriage paid to”. It could be used with any mode of transport including multimodal transport. With the CPT the transfer of risk takes place when the goods have been handed over to the […]

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November 14, 2021 12:52 pm

Free carrier – FCA

Under the  Free Carrier (FCA) 2020 Incoterms, the transfer of risk happens in two ways depending on the agreed named place of delivery. (A2)   Case number one : The named  place is in the seller’s premises   In this […]

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November 7, 2021 9:01 pm

Ex Works – Incoterms® 2020

  Under the Ex Works 2020 Incoterms (Exw), the transport is fully organized by the buyer. The transfer of risks takes place when the goods have been placed at the buyers’ disposal ready to be loaded by the buyer himself […]

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