Incoterms® 2010 Rules—DAT Delivered at terminal
Incoterms® 2010 Rules—DAT Delivered at terminal

The following Commercial guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Incoterms® 2010 Rules—DAT Delivered at terminal
  • Guidance note
  • The seller’s and buyer’s obligations

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Incoterms® 2010 rules were replaced by Incoterms® 2020 rules with effect from 1 January 2020. Incoterms® 2020 rules have replaced the DAT Incoterm with the DPU Incoterm, see Practice Note: Incoterms® 2020 Rules—DPU Delivered at Place Unloaded.

DAT (insert named terminal at port or place of destination) Incoterms® 2010

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Guidance note

This rule may be used irrespective of the mode of transport selected and may also be used where more than one mode of transport is employed.

‘Delivered at Terminal’ means that the seller delivers when the goods, once unloaded from the arriving means of transport, are placed at the disposal of the buyer at a named terminal at the named port or place of destination. ‘Terminal’ includes any place, whether covered or not, such as a quay, warehouse, container yard or road, rail or air cargo terminal. The seller bears all risks involved in bringing the goods to and unloading them at the terminal at the named port or place of destination.

The parties are well advised to specify as clearly as possible the terminal and, if possible,