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Freight Terms - Free On Board (FOB)

This list defines the various FOB codes used on the Departmental Repair Order (DRO), Departmental Purchase Order (DPO), and Purchase Order (PO) documents in DaFIS.


Code Terms of Sale Responsibility for Freight
Cost and Transit Risk
F.O.B. Destination, freight prepaid Seller - Pays freight charges
Seller - Bears freight charges
Seller - Owns goods in transit
Seller - Files claims (if any)
F.O.B. Destination, freight collect Buyer - Pays freight charges
Buyer - Bears freight charges
Seller - Owns goods in transit
Seller - Files claims (if any)
F.O.B. Destination, freight collect and allowed Buyer - Pays freight chg & deducts from invoice
Seller - Bears freight charges
Seller - Owns goods in transit
Seller - Files claims (if any)
F.O.B. Origin, freight prepaid Seller - Pays freight charges
Seller - Bears freight charges
Buyer - Owns goods in transit
Buyer - Files claims (if any)
F.O.B. Origin, freight collect Buyer - Pays freight charges
Buyer - Bears freight charges
Buyer - Owns goods in transit
Buyer - Files claims (if any)
F.O.B. Origin, freight prepaid and charged back Seller - Pays freight charges and adds to invoice
Buyer - Bears freight charges
Buyer - Owns goods in transit
Buyer - files claims (if any)
F.O.B. Destination, freight prepaid and charged back Seller - Pays freight charges and adds to invoice
Buyer - Bears freight charges
Seller - Owns goods in transit
Seller - files claims (if any)
See Below (Special Instructions) Buyer - varies
Seller - varies
(specifications indicated in body of Purchase Order or as an attachment to the Purchase Order)
See Below for Details (Special Instructions) Buyer - varies
Seller - varies
(specifications indicated in body of Purchase Order or as an attachment to the Purchase Order)
No Shipment Involved Not Applicable
Pick Up/Will Call Buyer - Bears freight charges
Buyer - Owns goods in transit







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