First FBL was created in year Fiata FBL was acknowledged by ICC that the Negotiable FIATA Multimodal Transport Bill of Lading is entirely inconformity. With sanctions against Iran loosening, the FBL (FIATA Bill of Lading) is In order to deliver goods by truck to Iran, it is mandatory to submit an FBL issued by the. Embla. FBL ol. Nolonn NEGOTIABLE FIATA. Ascocotton/ MULTIMODAL TRANSPORT. BILL OF LADING. Issunda UNCTADVOC Rules for. Multimodid Transpon.

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The FIATA FCT, as distinguished from the FBL, is not a document subjecting the freight for-warder to a liability as carrier but his liability is governed by the applicable freight forwarding conditions. The FBL is a document of title that is issued by a freight forwarder who thus confirms receipt of the goods and gives an irrevocable promise to deliver the goods fjata the claimant at a target destination.

The FIATA FCR fiqta enables the freight forwarder to provide the consignor with a specialdocument as an official acknowl-edgement that he has assumed responsibility of the goods. So, in simple terms, what are the practical applications of the FBL? To control the issue of these documents the national organizations maintain a register of member firms who have received copies of fjata documents, indicating their serial number.

As the deliv-ery of the consignment to the consignee does not depend on the handing over of this docu-ment, only one original is issued. FIATA A recommends its national member orga-nizations to adopt and to introduce this in-struction form, as it is an important tool to improve professional standards and willserve to foster the corporate identity of our trade.

Yet, even for other destinations and for multimodal transports, this document is of unwavering importance. Fita technical so far. Delivery of the goods to that destination is the responsibility of the freight fiaata that has issued the FBL. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.

The FBL is a document of trust

Tbl a single case of juridical dispute has come to our knowledge and this is evidence of the competence and integrity of the freight forwarding issuing these documents. Sign in Get started. What exactly is this paper and what is it used for? The FIATA Bill of Lading is widely recognized by banks, shipping lines, trade organizations etc and is one of the most trusted documents for a forwarder and their clients.

The document may only be used by freight forwarders who ad-here to these general conditions in their for-warding activities.


The freight forwarder is responsible for the de-liveryof the consignment at destination through a delivery agent appointed by him to the holder of the document in accordance with the conditions stipulated on the reverse of the FIATA A FCT. Get your weekly industry report Comments. FIATA is recognized by many governmental organizations, governmental authorities, private international organizations in the transport and logistics industry. Suppose an Austrian company wants to sell a machine in Iran.

It is a standard document mainly used at national level. The form is aligned to the UN layout key for trade docu-ments, which aims at providing an inter-national basis for the standardization of docu-ments used in international trade.

It is considered and acknowledged as a negotiable document of title in line with the International Chamber of Commerce Uniform Rules. Release of cargo then happens as today.

The main difference is that the FIATA bill of lading has its own terms and conditions to cover their members. By completing the FIATA FCR the freight for-warder certifies that he is in possession of a specific consignment with irrevocable instruc-tions for despatch to the consignee shown in the document or to keep it at his dsiposal.

In order to deliver goods by truck to Iran, it is mandatory to submit an FBL issued by the freight forwarder charged with carrying out the transport. The FBL can also be issued as a marine bill of lading. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Finally the eFBL is surrendered to the agent at destination electronically, eliminating any need in the whole process to courier or hand-carry documents between parties.

The freight forwarder does not only assume responsible for delivery of the goods at destination, but also for all carriers and third parties engaged by him for the per-formance of the whole transport. By issuing the FIATA A FCT the freight forwarder certifies that he has assumed responsibility for dispatch and delivery of a specific consign-ment according to instructions he has re-ceived from the consignor as indicated in the document. Greatest possible care must be taken in the preparation of these documents as the partic-ulars contained therein must reflect accurately the full details of the consignment, approved that a fee covering the preparation of the document by the issuing freight forwarder is therefore agreed and justified.

If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. The FBL operator even assumes responsibility for all other parties and carriers taking part in the transport; conditions and liability are printed on the reverse side of the FBL.


It must be decided individually in each country which standard trading conditions are to be applied to the FIATA warehouse receipt. When doing so he has to issue a receipt for the merchandise. They have greatly contributed in the past to the facilitation of international exchanges and will continue in the future to be valuable instruments in the service of World Trade.

After submitting my consent, I will receive a confirmation email sent to my email address. In the meantime most of our member countries have introduced one, two or all of our documents. Evidence of contract of carriage Receipt of goods Document of title to goods The main difference is that the FIATA bill of lading has its own terms and conditions to cover their members.

The clas-sification is shown on the reverse of the form.

The FWR incorporates detailed provisions regarding the rights of the holders-by-endorsement of the document, the transfer of ownership, and the agreement that presentation of the warehouse receipt amounts to good delivery of the merchandise.

The freight fbo often provides warehousing services. FIATA documents have an excellent reputation and are recognised as documents of tradition and trust. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.

In order to complete the subscription to the newsletter, it is required to click the confirmation link in the confirmation email. The customer, in turn, sends it on to the buyer of the machine at the contractually agreed upon time, so that the buyer may pick up the order of goods at the target destination.

FIATA FBL / Latvian Association of freight forwarders and logistics LAFF

The form is designed to be used in the alined series fiataa to combine functions in sets of forms, of which integral parts serve various purposes in the procedures for cargo hand-ling. FIATA documents are distributed by the national organizations affiliated to FIATA to their member firms in accordance with official instructions and explanatory notes on its use.

The member organisations of FIATA may adapt this instruction form to their national re-quirements, however, it is fundamental that such changes are made within the margin of the UN layout key. All actions are ffiata by the same parties that would handle paper FBLs.