ICC Meets in Guatemala

Between the 3rd and the 5th of November, the country will host the 2nd meeting for the Americas of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).

Thursday, October 28, 2010


Organized by the Chamber of Industry of Guatemala (CIG), the event will host 150 delegates from 20 countries, including Latin America, USA, Canada, France, Spain and Portugal.

Javier Zepeda, director of IGC, said that during the event the ICC will present new proposals for International Commercial Terms (Incoterms), regulations expected to be tougher for international trade.

"According to Zepeda, it is almost certain that provisions in the document will be tougher, because it has placed great emphasis on fiscal measures against tax evasion, corruption, money laundering and protection of intellectual property" reported Sigloxxi.com.

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Updated Terminology for International Trade

November 2010

The "Incoterms", or International Commerce Terms, were modified to better reflect modern practices and avoid ambiguity.

The amendments were announced yesterday in Guatemala by the International Chamber of Commerce, who said that these changes “make obligations of buyers and sellers more clear.

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