Difference between DAT and CIF in shipping terms
Friday, June 16, 2017     Category : Inco Terms

 

The information provided here is part of Import Export Training course online


How to differentiate CIF with DAT?

 

Difference between DAT and CIF in shipping termsWhat are the difference between DAT and CIF?

 

As per Inco terms of shipping, DAT means Delivered at Terminal (named destination mentioned). CFR means, Cost and Freight (up to the destination mentioned).

 

The detailed articles on CIF and DAT with simple language have been mentioned in this web blog separately. I suggest you to read these articles on CIF and DAT, so as to enable you to have a clear idea on these shipping terms.

 

The major difference between CIF and DAT is that the shipping term DAT is used in all modes of transport, where as CIF terms of shipping is used only for sea and inland water transport.

 

What is DAT? What are the responsibilities of buyer and seller under DAT terms? How does CIF term work? What are the obligations of buyer and seller under CIF terms.

 

For your immediate reference, I give below web links on DAT and CIF separately below.

 

How does DAT terms of shipping work?

 

How does Inco terms CIF work in international trade?

 

The above articles easily explain about CIF and DAT.

 

Detailed articles about Inco Terms of Delivery under export and import of International business  have been mentioned in  separate category – INCO TERMS – in this web site.  You can click here to read.

I hope, you have satisfied with the difference between DAT and CIF explained easily. Do you have different thought on difference between CIF and DAT?

 

The above information is a part of Online Training Course on howtoexportimport


Posts about international trade cauching

Difference between DAP and CIF in shipping terms
Difference between DDP and CIF in shipping terms
Difference between CPT and CIF in shipping terms
Difference between CFR and DAT in shipping terms
Difference between DAT and DDP in shipping terms
Difference between DAT and DAP in shipping terms
Difference between DAT and CPT in shipping terms
Difference between FCA and DAT in shipping terms
DAT terms, a simplified tutorial
Difference between CIP and CIF
Excise and Customs - Click here to read complete notification under Budget 2014
How to get Export Orders?
How to settle dispute in Exports and Imports?
Click here to know India Trade Classification(ITC)
Pre shipment bank finance to suppliers for exports through other agencies

Write below your comment on difference between DAT and CIF.



Types of export containers
Measurement of export containers
Export Import Policy of India 2015-20
MEIS, Merchandise Exports from India Scheme
SEIS, Service Exports from India Scheme
Merge your Commercial Invoice and Packing List for all your future exports
Export procedures and documentation

 

 How to amend number of packages in Import General Manifest (IGM)

 

How to amend quantity of goods in Import General Manifest (IGM)

 

 How to amend shipper name in Import General Manifest (IGM)

 

 How to amend spelling error in IGM. in India

 

How to avoid delay in receiving OBL Original Bill of Lading?

 

How to avoid two import DO charges at destination

 

Transferability of Bill of Lading

 

Transhipment - A redefinition

 

Travelers to India under import duty exemption, Frequently Asked Questions Part 2

 

Triangular export

 

Types of Insurance Documents.

 

What is LC Letter of Credit in export import business

 

What is legalization of documents by embassy?

 

What is LET EXPORT order in export trade?

 

 How to book empty container for factory/CFS/ICD/port stuffing


 

 How to calculate CBM in LCL export shipments:

 

 How to calculate chargeable weight under airfreight in exports?

 

How to check the time of contract on high sea sale transaction?

 

How to Choose a product for export business

 

How to cover the risk of Cargo loss or damage

 

 How to customs clear Cargo arrived in a port where in import license obtained for another port

 

 How to differentiate BL and HBL?

 

 How to differentiate CPT and DAP in shipping terms

 

 How to divert cargo from one port to another?

 

 How to file bill of entry Manually. What is manual filing of Import Documents?

 

How to file Bill of Entry on line? What is called Noting in bill of entry

 

How to get exemption of Sales Tax under exports.

 

What happens if overseas buyer not paid export bills discounted.

 

What happens if proper tracking of goods not effected in export import business?

 

What happens if your buyer rejects cargo? What are the major problems if consignee not taken delivery of cargo?

 

How to get export order from foreign buyers?

 

How to get RCMC from Export Promotion Councils




Comments

 
Ritesh Sharma Says :
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Hi I am international business and dealing in bulk cargo. Can any body help me out on understanding the difference between Delivery terms DES & CIF. Regards
 

Discussion Forum


You can also share your thoughts about this article.
Any one can answer on question posted by Readers



  Your Name - required  
  Email ID will not be published - Required  
   
(Enter above code)  


 

   
Track Your Air Shipment Here 
Track Your Sea Shipment Here 
   
   
   
   
   
 
Most Recent Articles
» Integrated Tax (Rate) Notification No. 39 of 2017 DT 13th October, 2017, GST
» Integrated Tax (Rate) Notification No. 38 of 2017 DT 13th October, 2017, GST
» Integrated Tax (Rate) Notification No. 37 of 2017 DT 13th October, 2017, GST
» Integrated Tax (Rate) Notification No. 36 of 2017 DT 13th October, 2017, GST
» Integrated Tax (Rate) Notification No. 35 of 2017 DT 13th October, 2017, GST
» Integrated Tax (Rate) Notification No. 34 of 2017 DT 13th October, 2017, GST
» Integrated Tax (Rate) Notification No. 33 of 2017 DT 13th October, 2017, GST
» Integrated Tax (Rate) Notification No. 32 of 2017 DT 13th October, 2017, GST
» Integrated Tax (Rate) Notification No. 31 of 2017 DT 29th September, 2017, GST
» Integrated Tax (Rate) Notification No. 30 of 2017 DT 22nd September, 2017, GST
  Import  |
  Export  |
  For Beginners  |
  Track Your Shipment  |
  Abbreviations  |
  Inco Terms  |
  Export India  |
  Import India  |
  Import US  |
  Export Import Terms  |
  Export incentives and benefits  |
  FAQ  |
  Bill of Lading  |
  Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20  |
  Start your own Export Import Business  |
  HS code  |
  Indian Budget 2014-15  |
  Banking (India)  |
  India Trade Classification (ITC)  |
  How to Import  |
  Containers  |
  Indian Budget 2015-16  |
  Income Tax  |
  Forms  |
  How to export  |
  Foreign Trade Policy 2014-19  |
  Freight forwarding Terms  |
  Business Terms  |
  Terms in Banking  |
  Shipping Terms  |
  Import Terms  |
  Export Terms  |
  Customs Terms  |
  Excise Terms  |
  International Business Terms  |
  Notifications  |
  GST  |
  SVB  |
  Indian Budget 2016-17  |
  Income Tax  |
  HS Codes  |
  GST Law  |
  GST,FAQ  |
  HSN Codes for GST  |
  SAC for GST  |
  Indian Budget 2017-18  |
  Service Tax 2017  |
  GST rates  |
  Logistics  |
  GST service code  |
  GST exemptions  |
  GST tariff  |
  GST rate  |
  GST Circulars  |
  GST EXIM  |
  Me  |  Privacy policy  |  Terms and conditions  
Designed and Hosted by Adsin Media