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Glossary: CIF

Photo: freight
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Acronym in full: Cost, insurance and freight

Cost, insurance and freight (CIF) is a trade term typically used in the context of international transactions. It indicates that the price invoiced (or quoted) by an exporter includes insurance and all other charges up to delivery to a named port or destination.

 

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