ICC OFFICIAL RULES FOR THE INTERPRETATION OF TRADE TERMS
CNI – (Cost and Insurance)
The term means that delivery is completed for the supplier, if the goods are insured, placed at the indicated port of shipment This term is included in category “C” and means that all duties for the safety of the goods are transferred at the point of departure from the supplier to the recipient. Also, this concept will allow the supplier-exporter to be responsible for the international insurance coverage of the goods. CNI contract terms include the cost of international insurance coverage at the expense of the supplier, and does not include freight (difference between CNI and CRF/CIF). The term is intended to eliminate all inaccuracies between the terms FCA and CFR / CIF.
Who covers the logistics charges?
Distribution of costs according to the Incoterm negotiated in the contract. Classification according to the increased level of obligations for the seller