"Free Carrier" means that the seller delivers the goods, cleared for export, to the carrier
nominated by the buyer at the named place. It should be noted that the chosen place of delivery
has an impact on the obligations of loading and unloading the goods at that place. If delivery
occurs at the sellers premises, the seller is responsible for loading. If delivery occurs at any
other place, the seller is not responsible for unloading.
This term may be used irrespective of the mode of transport, including multimodal transport.
"Carrier" means any person who, in a contract of carriage, undertakes to perform or to procure
the performance of transport by rail, road, air, sea, inland waterway or by a combination of such
If the buyer nominates a person other than a carrier to receive the goods, the seller is deemed
to have fulfilled his obligation to deliver the goods when they are delivered to that person.