The Incoterms® rules are an essential part of the daily language of international trade. They have been used in millions of sales contracts to help exporters and importers avoid costly misunderstandings by clarifying the tasks, costs, and risks involved in the delivery of goods from sellers to buyers. Read More...

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ICC Incoterms® rules history

We journey through 80 years of milestones for the commercial trade terms that have transformed the global trade industry.


Current Services

1- Policy Advocacy:

ICC Afghanistan develops its policy positions through specialized commissions in many sectors like:

2- Dispute Resolution Services:


  • Settle International Commercial Dispute, through ICC Court of Arbitration: a world leader in resolving international commercial dispute;
  • Since its creation in 1923, the Court has administered over 20,000 cases from across the world;
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR): The complementary service of mediation,

3- Distribute the ICC publications:


The list of ICC products covers three broad categories: globally used rules and standards, practical model contracts and vital handbooks and guidelines as bellows:

A. E-Books (Electronic Books);

B. Incoterms (International Commercial Terms) which are of constant use to importers and exporters;

  • ICC Guide to Incoterms® 2010
  • ICC Guide on Transport and the Incoterms® 2010 Rules
  • INCOTERMS® 2010 Q&A
  • Incoterms® 2010 Wallchart
  • Incoterms® 2010 Deskpad
  • The Incoterms® 2010 Pocket Guide
  • The Incoterms® 2010 Flip Book

C. International business rules and model contracts:

  • Drafting and Negotiating International Commercial Contracts
  • ICC Guide to Export/Import
  • Using Franchising to Take Your Business International
  • International Commercial Transactions
  • ICC Model Contract for the Turnkey Supply of an Industrial Plant
  • ICC Model Contract | Consortium Agreement
  • ICC Model Contract | Commercial Agency
  • ICC Model Contract | Selective Distribution
  • ICC Model Contract | Distributorship
  • ICC Model International Sale Contract
  • ICC Model International Transfer of Technology Contract
  • ICC Model International Franchising Contract
  • ICC Model Subcontract

D. Trade Finance documents:

  • ICC Uniform Customs and Practice for Documentary Credits — UCP 600
  • International Standard Banking Practice
  • ICC Uniform Rules for Demand Guarantees — URDG 758
  • Guide to ICC Uniform Rules for Demand Guarantees
  • Uniform Rules for Bank Payment Obligations
  • Banking Regulation 2nd Edition
  • Bank Guarantees in International Trade
  • 2016 Annual Review of International Banking Law & Practice
  • ICC Banking Commission Opinions 2009–2011
  • The Law of Letters of Credit in China

E. Dispute Resolution documents:

  • The Secretariat’s Guide to ICC Arbitration
  • International Arbitration Under Review
  • ICC Arbitration in Practice
  • Handbook of ICC Arbitration
  • Negotiation/Mediation in the 21st century
  • Mediation Practice
  • International Commercial Mediation Training

Find out more publications in ICC Store

Trainings and workshops:


  • Online training programs and Tools for E-Business
  • Local training programs
  • International training programs

Research and business studies:


  • Local business studies on different key policy issues;
  • International business studies on different key policy issues;

Networking and conference:


  • Participation of members to the networking and conferences at the ICC International Headquarter in Paris;
  • Participation of members to the events of the ICC National Committees in 91 countries;
  • Participation of members to the ICC Policy Groups international events and dialogues;
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