Difference between CPT and DDP in shipping terms


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 How to differentiate CPT with DDP?


Is there any difference between DDP and CPT?


As per Inco terms, DDP means Delivered Duty Paid (named destination place mentioned). CPT means, Carriage Paid to (the destination location mentioned).


Difference between CPT and DDP in shipping terms copyThe detailed articles on CPT and DDP with simple language have been mentioned in this web blog separately. These articles on DDP and CPT have been arranged in simple language to understand easily. I suggest you to read these articles on CPT and DDP, so as to enable you to have a clear idea on these shipping terms.


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


For your immediate reference, I give below web links on DDP and CPT separately below.






Inco terms DDP, easily explained


CPT terms, a quick reference


The above articles explain clearly about CPT and DDP easy to understand.


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.

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