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Delivered At Place (. . . named place of destination) (DAP)

(Incoterms© 2010, enter into force January 1, 2011)
One of the 11 Incoterms© 2010.
In Delivered At Place, the seller/exporter/manufacturer clears the goods for export and is responsible for their delivery to the “named place of destination.”
In DAP, the seller makes the goods available to the buyer on the arriving means of transport at the named place of destination, not unloaded.
When using the DAP term, it is advisable to clearly specify in the contract of sale and in contracts of carriage, not only the named place of destination, but also the precise point at or within the named place of destination.
In DAP, the named place of destination is domestic to the buyer and is often the buyer’s place of business.
In DAP, the seller is not responsible for import customs formalities, duties, fees, or taxes.
The DAP term may be used for any mode of transport including multimodal.
All forms of payment are used in DAP transactions.
The DAP term is ideal for multimodal transport.
All forms of payment are used in DAP transactions.
See Incoterms© 2010, World Trade Press Illustrated Guide to Incoterms© 2010 Appendix for details.

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