A Short Course in International Payments: How to Use Letters of Credit, D/P and D/a Terms, Prepayment, Credit and Cyberpayments in International Transactions

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1998-06-01
  • Publisher: World Trade Pr

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If your international transactions involve the payment, receipt, or transfer of money, this book will prove indispensable. Described in detail are the four primary payment methods: documentary letters of credit, documentary collections, pre-payment, and credit transactions.

Author Biography

Edward G. Hinkelman is an international economist with more than 20 years experience as an importer and exporter. He is also the editor of the World Trade Press Country Business Guide Series.

Table of Contents

Key Issues in International Paymentsp. 1
Introducing the Buyer and the Sellerp. 5
Introducing the Basic Terms of Paymentp. 10
Foreign Exchange Basicsp. 16
Contract Basicsp. 19
Incoterms 1990p. 24
Notes on Granting and Obtaining Creditp. 29
Drafts and Acceptancesp. 36
Documentary Collectionsp. 38
Documentary Credits, Part 1p. 50
Basic Procedure
Documentary Credits, Part 2p. 67
Settlement (Making Payment)
Documentary Credits, Part 3p. 75
Standard Credits
Documentary Credits, Part 4p. 86
Special Letters of Credit
Documentary Credits, Part 5p. 101
Issues and Checklists
Sample Bank Feesp. 109
Documentsp. 113
Document Checklistsp. 149
Cyberpaymentsp. 157
Glossaryp. 165
Resourcesp. 182
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