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internatjonal Copy transport documents are to be examined only to the extent expressly stated in the credit, otherwise according to UCP sub-article 14 fwhich effectively means that the document presented appears to fulfil the function of the required document and that there is no conflict regarding the data on the document, with any other document stipulated in the letter of credit.

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The ISBP full title: The expanded text emphasises that the beneficiary of the letter of credit should consider the appropriateness of this requirement carefully or seek an amendment. This entailed a substantial update to the former version and includes a number of both new and reworded interpretations as well as some significant additions resulting from various official opinions published by the ICC. Contact us Find a document Become a member Careers More sites.

International Standard Banking Practice for the Examination of Documents under Documentary Credits is an International Chamber of Commerce ICC publication which provides important guidance regarding the examination of documents presented against letters of credit. Common Letter of Credit Documents. So the bank in question erroneously raised this as a discrepancy. The latest version of ISBP represents a much more comprehensive interpretation of how the UCP rules are applied in practice and is a must for anyone involved in the collation or presentation of documents under letters of credit.

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If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. Related news and speeches. Most of our clients have told me that they would of course routinely sign such documents, but again this explicit clarification is helpful.


With this in mind, the ISBP indicates that if a letter of credit states that the details of a shipping mark are to be evidenced on specific documents, these details must be shown but not necessarily in the exact same sequence as expressed in the letter of credit. It also provides coverage of documents which are not specifically mentioned in UCP.

This is valuable clarification for every documentary credit practitioner. Banks enjoy finding Discrepancies. International Standard Banking Practice Online Training 12 hours of online instruction and training in the International Standard Banking Practice for the examination of documents under documentary credits ISBP to enhance the knowledge and skills of documentary credit professionals.

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This is not necessarily the case or indeed correct, but it is, for me, a natural reaction. Examples are provided as follows: When a credit indicates the port of loading by also stating the country internatilnal which the port is located, the name of the country need not be stated.

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You have no items in your shopping cart. Perhaps one of the areas that causes the most debate amongst documentary credit practitioners is the description of goods on the invoice compared to the description as stated within the letter of credit. The ISBP provides clarity that if this expression is used a presentation may consist of one or more of the stipulated documents provided they are presented with the expiry date of the credit and the drawing amount is within that which is available under the credit.

I sincerely hope that they obtain this document and get paid! If the letter of credit calls for copy transport documents rather than originals, the ISBP states that UCP articles which relate to transport documents do not apply. It achieves this by providing readers with detailed practices to be considered and applied when working with different trade documents including invoices, transport documents, insurance documents, and certificates of origin.

Such classifications would be deemed unacceptable due to a change in classification or bankig of the goods. Shipping Marks — as a former documentary examiner for a bank, I am conditioned to want to see exact mirror images when comparing documents to letter of practic.


Our recommendation is that the tried and tested policy of quoting the goods description on the invoice verbatim as per the goods description required under the letter of credit is still the best course of action. By continuing your visit to this site, you accept the use of cookies to make easier to navigate and to make statistics of visits.

The ISBP now states that when a certificate, declaration or statement is required by the letter of credit, the document is to be signed.

This interpretation also applies to air waybills, with no requirement for the country to be stated on the document. It also assists recipients of a documentary credit in its creation and presentation of documents to a nominated bank or issuing bank. There are some very important elements in ISBP which relate to air waybills.

Some of our clients have commented that this is a surprise to them as they would never consider presenting documents which contain shipping marks in any other sequence to that required in the letter of credit, but it is worth noting these revised guidelines in the ISBP.

ISBP details banking practices to be applied on documentary credits. This latest publication is the first complete revision of the ISBP guide, which was first approved and published by the ICC Banking Commission infollowing an update in Under Preliminary Considerationsthere is ibp expanded paragraph on the risks that accompany a beneficiary accepting a letter of credit which requires the presentation of a document that is to be issued, signed or countersigned by the applicant.

The ten elements of ISBP referred to in this guide are not placed in order of importance nor are they intended as anything other than a brief introduction ingernational the common issues raised during our conversations with clients or delegates who attend our training courses. It eliminates certain risks, improves Cash Flow and can considerably bankig up and simplify transactions. International Standard Banking Practice is also available in French.

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