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These articles, news items and links relate to the new set of Incoterms® Rules that came into effect on 1.1.2020. Understanding the International Commercial Terms is essential for all businesses trading internationally.

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  • Incoterms ® 2020 Rules Training from Strong & Herd

    Strong & Herd announces new Virtual Learning sessions on Incoterms ® 2020 Rules running from September 2020 to February 2021
    August 29th, 2020
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  • Incoterms ® 2020 Rules: A word on the changes

    The first Incoterms® rules were introduced when the world was very busy with political events, businesses were facing uncertainty with high tariffs, trade wars and autocratic leaders of countries pursuing their own agenda.  That was 1936 and the business community needed some stability to trade, so the Incoterms ® Rules were created to establish commonly accepted Read More
    March 11th, 2020
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  • The Global Misuse of Incoterms® Rules

    With the new Incoterms®  Rules coming into force on 1.1.2020 we thought we’d review the common misuse of these terms and why it’s important to get it right.
    January 19th, 2020
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  • Incoterms 2020 App Launched

    To support the well-received London launch in October of Incoterms 2020, the updated rules of the world’s essential terms of trade for the sale of goods, the ICC (International Chamber of Commerce) have launched the complementary Incoterms App.
    December 6th, 2019
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  • Incoterms® 2020 Official UK Launch

    The 15th October 2019 was the official UK launch of the ICC Incoterms® 2020 was held at the headquarters of WLG Gowling in London.  More than 100 people attended the morning launch session to hear from key speakers at the event. The event chair and facilitator, Professor Charles Debattista, Special Advisor on Incoterms® 2020 (Counsel, Read More
    August 20th, 2019
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