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This is valuable clarification for every documentary credit practitioner. Having encountered a number of letters of credit with similar clauses in recent months, all issued by banks in the Middle East, this is a naturally a bankig risk.

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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. The expanded text emphasises that the beneficiary of the letter of credit should consider the appropriateness of this requirement carefully or seek an amendment. There are some very important elements in ISBP which relate to air waybills. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website.

Examples are provided as follows: This latest publication is the first complete revision of the ISBP guide, which was standare approved and published by the ICC Banking Commission infollowing an update in So the bank in question erroneously raised this as a discrepancy.

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A Guide to International Standard Banking Practice (ISBP 745)

Sign up for our newsletter: We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. 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.


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 highlighting the common issues raised during our conversations with clients or delegates who attend our training courses. It also assists recipients of a documentary credit in its creation and presentation of documents to a nominated bank or issuing bank.

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.

I sincerely hope that they obtain this document and get paid! An invaluable source of practical information for trade finance professionals and academics, this revised edition of ISBP provides readers with the latest ICC approved guidelines for all parties to documentary credits.

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.

Shipping Marks — as a former documentary examiner for practics bank, I am conditioned to want to see exact mirror images when comparing documents to letter of credit. Banks enjoy finding Discrepancies.

Follow the links for a description in the respective languages. 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 baniing credit.

This is quite a common question, however ISBP is quite clear on this issue — A bill of imternational is to iwbp the port of loading stated in the credit. When a credit indicates the port of loading by also stating the country in which the port is located, the name of the country need not be stated.

The contents of ISBP are as follows: The ISBP provides practices that should be applied by documentary credit practitioners helping to reduce discrepant presentations.

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The ISBP full title: Country named on bill of lading. 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 is unusual to come practicce a letter of credit which does not call for some form of certificate evidencing that …. It also provides coverage of documents internationxl are not specifically mentioned in UCP. Banoing us Find a document Become a member Careers More sites. 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.


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International Standard Banking Practice

In the absence of these requirements, such a stipulation will be disregarded and the bill of lading presented is to be examined according to the requirements of UCP article Common Letter of Credit Documents.

Under Preliminary Considerationsthere is an expanded paragraph on the risks that accompany a beneficiary accepting a letter of credit practjce requires the presentation of a document that is to be issued, signed or countersigned by the applicant.

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. ISBP has therefore become an absolutely essential publication for anyone who is involved in letters of credit.

When will the Advising Bank Pay? The documents will not otherwise be examined for compliance under the credit or UCPincluding whether they are presented in the required number of originals or copies. Learn more and set cookies. 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.

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

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 internattional of the credit and the drawing amount is within that which is available under the credit.

This is not necessarily the case or indeed correct, but it is, for me, a natural reaction.