Free On Board


FOB. A shipping term which indicates that the supplier pays the shipping costs (and usually also the insurance costs) from the point of manufacture to a specified destination, at which point the buyer takes responsibility.

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If you order from us today, you will have Free on Board shipping which means we will pay for the shipping costs.

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Before the store decided to purchase the products from the manufacturer, the store needed to know if the manufacturer uses Free on Board or not.

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Although the merchandise was shipped free on board, the buyer still felt he overpaid for the items, and feared he would take a loss on trying to sell it.

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