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Forwarders Certificate of Receipt (FIATA FCR)



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FCR FIATA Document: Forwarders Certificate of Receipt. Non-negotiable


  1. The Forwarders Certificate of Receipt (FIATA FCR) of the FIATA
  2. Features of the Forwarders Certificate of Receipt (FIATA FCR)

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Sample - Forwarders Certificate of Receipt (FIATA FCR):
Forwarders Certificate of Receipt (FIATA FCR)

The Forwarders Certificate of Receipt (FIATA FCR) allows to the freight forwarder to provide the consignor a special document as an official agreement that he has assumed the responsibility for the products.

When the freight forwarder fills the Forwarders Certificate of Receipt (FIATA FCR) it is certifying that it has a consignment, with irrevocable instructions for dispatch to consigned (indicated in the document).

The FIATA FCR is used mainly when the exporter sells his products in the factory (Incoterm EXW) and needs to prove that he has fulfilled his obligations with the importer by presenting a Forwarders Certificate of Receipt (FIATA FCR).

  1. Color of the Forwarders Certificate of Receipt (FIATA FCR): green
  2. The Forwarders Certificate of Receipt is allowed in documentary credits
  3. The FCR document does not contain a transport contract. For this reason, it is not accepted as a transport document according to the rules of the letters of credit
  4. The Forwarders Certificate of Receipt is not a transport document as defined in articles 19 to 25 of UCP 600 (Uniform Uses and Rules Relating to Documentary Credits) of the International Chamber of Commerce
  5. The Forwarders Certificate of Receipt is a non-negotiable document
  6. Agent issuing the Forwarders Certificate of Receipt: international freight forwarders members of the FIATA
  7. Date of creation of the Forwarders Certificate of Receipt: 1955
  8. Name in Spanish: Certificado de Recepción del Transitario (FIATA FCR)

FIATA Documents:

  1. Negotiable Combined Transport Bill of Lading (FBL)
  2. FIATA Multimodal Waybill FWB
  3. Electronic FIATA Bill of Lading
  4. Forwarders Certificate of Transport (FCT)
  5. Warehouse Receipt

Source: FIATA

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