free alongside ship


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free alongside ship

adv. & adj.
Without charge to the purchaser for delivery to the point of loading aboard ship.

free alongside ship

adj
(Commerce) (of a shipment of goods) delivered to the dock without charge to the buyer, but excluding the cost of loading onto the vessel. Abbreviation: FAS or f.a.s Also: free alongside vessel Compare free on board
Translations
franco le long du bateau
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However, if the terms of trade are FAS (Free Alongside Ship), meaning the seller is responsible for placing the goods alongside a ship, or Ex-works, meaning the seller places the goods at the disposal of the buyer at the seller's premises, the supplier is not the legal exporter.
Free Carrier Specified depot, country of origin Free Alongside Ship Upon effective delivery alongside vessel Free on Board Onboard vessel at specified port of shipment Cost & Freight Onboard vessel at port of shipment Cost, Insurance Upon delivery to final destination & Freight At specified point at frontier, but before customs border of adjoining Delivered at Frontier country Delivers ex Quay At port of destination (on quay or wharf) (duty paid) Delivered ex Ship Onboard vessel at port destination (Reproduced from Ports of the World, 15th edition, p.
All export data, and import data prior to 1981, are on a free alongside ship (f.a.s.) basis.