Incoterms (International Commercial Terms) is a crucial part to Logistics as it helps us to know our duties and rights internationally between buyers and sellers. They are accepted by governments worldwide and is a way of communication for international trade. They are designed to avoid differences in different countries’ regulations and laws to help international trade less risky. The first Incoterms were published in 1923 which then were amended in 1953,1967, 1976, 1980, 1990, 2000, and the latest version: Incoterms 2010. Some of the differences between Incoterms 2000 and Incoterms 2010 are DAS, DES, and DDU are replaced by DAP (Delivery at Place), the seller must buy more insurance under CIF terms, and etc.
These are some of the most common Incoterms that would help you in your business.