Terms of International Trade

  • Eun Sup Lee

Learning Objectives

  1. 1.

    Responsibilities of the concerned parties to international trade under the special terms of international sale of goods;

  2. 2.

    Specific characteristics of the special terms of international trade from the viewpoints of both the seller and buyer;

  3. 3.

    Contractual relations between the exporter and importer under the special terms of international trade;

  4. 4.

    Basic conditions regulating foreign trade;

  5. 5.

    Passing of property between the seller and buyer under the specified terms of international trade;

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    Passing of the risk between the seller and buyer under the specified terms of international trade;

  7. 7.

    Contractual function and importance of the certification of quality and pre-shipment inspection under the international trade contracts;

  8. 8.

    Special problems relating to general conditions supplied by the trade associations in doing international trade;



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Supplemental Reading

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  6. Carr I (2007) International Trade Law, 3 rd edn. Cavendish Publishing, pp. 5–56Google Scholar
  7. Zeller B (2007) CISG and the Unification of International Trade Law. Routledge-CavendishGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eun Sup Lee
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of International TradePusan National UniversityPusanRepublic of South Korea

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