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The Contracting Shipper The Carrier
1. Delivering the goods or the container to the Carrier The Contracting Shipper delivers the goods or the container on the means of transport provided by the Carrier in the place and at the time agreed by the parties. The Contracting Shipper hands the goods or the container over to the Carrier when they are on the means of transport at the loading place and when the Carrier can take physical charge of them. 2. Taking delivery of the goods or the container from the Contracting Shipper The Carrier takes delivery of the goods or the container on the means of transport provided by the Carrier from the Contracting Shipper in the place and at the time agreed by the parties. The Carrier receives the goods or the container when he takes physical charge of them on the means of transport at the loading place.
3. Division of costs The Contracting Shipper bears all the costs of delivering the goods or the container in accordance with 1. Should the Contracting Shipper fail to deliver the goods or the container in accordance with 1 or should he fail to fulfil the obligations defined in 7, the Contracting Shipper is liable for all direct costs thereby incurred to the Carrier. 4. Division of costs The Carrier bears all costs of taking delivery of the goods or the container and after he has received them in accordance with 2. Should the Carrier fail to take delivery of the goods or the container in accordance with 2 or should he fail to fulfil the obligations defined in 7, the Carrier is liable for all the direct costs thereby incurred to the Contracting Shipper.
5. Division of liability The Contracting Shipper bears all liability or loss of or damage to the goods or the container until he has handed them over in accordance with 1. 6. Division of liability The Carrier bears all liability for loss of or damage to the goods or the container after he has received them in accordance with 2. Should the Carrier fail to take delivery of the goods or the container in accordance with 2, he bears all liability for loss of or damage to the goods or the container incurred thereby
7. Other Obligations The Contracting Shipper must provide suitable packing for the goods, mark the goods or the container and load them so that they can be handled in a normal way and be indentified as the contract goods. The Contracting Shipper must load the goods and the container and lash and secure its contents according to the requirements applied. The Contracting Shipper must give the Carrier sufficient information of the goods or container, in due time, for the delivery of the goods or container to the agreed place of shipment. 8. Other Obligations The Carrier must give the Contracting Shipper, in due time, notice as to when the goods or the container must be at the place for the Carrier to take the delivery. The Carrier is to lash and secure the goods or the container to the means of transport
 

Discharge

In case the parties have agreed that the Consignee shall discharge the content of the container (container owned by shipper or the Carrier) then the obligations of the parties as concerns the container are applied in similar manner to the contents of the container instead.

The Carrier The Consignee
1. Delivering the goods or the container to the Consignee The Carrier delivers the goods or the container, loaded on the means of transport, to the Consignee at the time stipulated at the place nominated by the Contracting Shipper to which the Carrier can reach with the means of transport and where the Consignee can discharge the goods or the container from the means of transport. The Carrier hands over the goods or the container when he, within the time stipulated delivers the goods or the container to the place nominated by the Contracting Shipper to be discharged or to be unloaded by the Consignee. 2. Taking delivery of the goods from the Carrier The Consignee takes delivery of the goods or the container from the Carrier, loaded on the means of transport, at the time stipulated at the place nominated by the Contracting Shipper to which the Carrier can reach with the means of transport and where the Consignee can discharge the goods or the container from the means of transport. The Consignee receives the goods or the container, within the time stipulated, when it is in his reach on the means of transport to be discharged by him
3. Division of costs The Carrier bears all the costs of delivering the goods or the container in accordance with 1, including port storage within the agreed free time and delivery. Should the Carrier fail to deliver the goods or the container in accordance with 1 or should he fail to fulfil the obligations defined in 7, he is liable for all direct costs thereby incurred to the Consignee. 4. Division of costs The Consignee bears the costs of unloading and handling the goods or the container including checking the goods, counting them and other activities consequent to the above after he has received them in accordance with 2. Should the Consignee fail to take delivery of the goods or the container in accordance with 2 or should he fail to fulfil the obligations defined in 8, he is liable for all direct costs thereby incurred to the Carrier.
5. Division of liability The Carrier bears all liability for loss of or damage to the goods or to the container until he has handed them over in accordance with 1. 6. Division of liability The Consignee bears all liability for loss of or damage to the goods or the container after he has received them in accordance with 2. Should the Consignee fail to take delivery of the goods or to the container in accordance with 2, he bears all liability for loss of or damage, thereby incurred, to the goods or to the container.
7. Other Obligations The Carrier must give the information necessary for taking delivery of the goods or the container in due time before the delivery. The information must be given to the person named by the Contracting Shipper. If the Carrier is unable to give this information to the named person, he can give it to the owner of the cargo, or if he does not know who is the owner, to the Contracting Shipper. The Carrier must indicate the discharging place to the person defined in this paragraph and give him notice as to when the goods or the container can be discharged from the means of transport. 8. Other Obligations The Consignee must seek the information relating to the delivery of the goods or the container, defined in 7, from the Carrier in the due time. The Consignee must notice the Carrier of any special requirements relating to the order or manner of delivering or taking the delivery of the goods or the container. The Consignee bears all additional costs incurred directly because of these requirements. In case it is agreed between the parties to the contract of carriage that the Consignee shall discharge the container itself from the means of transport and the container is owned by the Carrier, then the Consignee is obliged to return the container to the Carrier as separately agreed.

9. Applicability of Finnlines Standard Conditions of Carriage This Finnlines Door Service is subject to the conditions and terms of Finnlines Standard Conditions of Carriage, see particularly clause 4 of these Conditions (Law and jurisdiction) and Finnlines Container Transport Terms. In case of any discrepancy between Finnlines Door Service and the compulsory stipulation in any International Convention or applicable national law, the compulsory provision stipulations of the said convention or the national law shall prevail, only however, in such respects as Finnlines Door Service differs but no further. This Finnlines Door Term stated above is not applicable to Partial Container Load Transports.