Context is: trade term. An international commercial term (Incoterm), meaning "delivered duty paid," that is used in international sales contracts to signify the maximum obligation (just as EXW signifies the minimum obligation) on the seller's part. The seller is responsible for all risks and costs incurred to have goods delivered to a named destination. This includes the obligation to contract and pay for freight and transportation costs, unloading fees, export and import licensing fees, and other taxes. The buyer is obligated only to assist in obtaining any import license or other official authorization necessary to import the goods. See also CFR; CIF; CIP; CPT; DAF; DDU; DEQ; DES; EXW; FAS; FCA; FOB; Incoterms.
delivered duty paid. Shipment transaction term specifying that the seller is responsible for all import duties, taxes and charges.
delivered duty paid. road transport - haulage
Delivered Duty Paid THC Terminal Handling Charge
Delivery with Duty Paid: see also "DDU".
Delivered duty paid (named place of destination). This is an Incoterm - see the Incoterms 2000 website for more information. The seller clears the goods for export and pays for delivery to the named destination. The seller meets all the costs and risks of clearing the goods for import, though the buyer may agree to bear some of the costs. The goods are delivered when they arrive, cleared for import but not unloaded, at the named destination.
Delivered Duty Paid (... named place of destination). "DDP" means that the exporter's obligation is fulfilled when the goods have been made available at a specified point in the importer's country. In this case the exporter is also responsible for payment of duties, taxes and other customs clearance charges.
(Delivered Duty Paid) DDP terms tend to be used in intermodal or courier-type shipments. Whereby, the shipper/seller is responsible for dealing with all the tasks involved in moving goods from the manufacturing plant to the buyer/consignee's door. It is the shipper/seller's responsibility to insure the goods and absorb all costs and risks including the payment of duty and fees.
Delivered duty paid/Free into store (Franco-domicile and free delivery)
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The seller fulfils his obligation to deliver when the goods have been made available at the named place in the country of importation. The seller has to bear the risks and costs, including duties, taxes and other charges of delivering the goods thereto, cleared for importation.
In DDP, shipper clears the goods for export and is responsible for making them available to the buyer at the named place of destination, cleared for import, paid duty and tax
Delivered Duty Paid (...named place of destination) means that the seller has fulfilled their obligation to deliver when the goods have been made available at the named place in the country of importation (including duties, taxes, and other charges of delivery). SEE Incoterms for a list of the thirteen Incoterms.