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General business terms and conditions

Karl Heinz Dietrich GmbH & Co. KG – International Freight Forwarder

We operate exclusively based of the following transport regulations:

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Montreal Convention (MT)
or Warsaw Convention (WC) for countries that have not ratified the MÜ


Haager Rules and Haager Visby Rules

International roadfreight

Convention relative au contrat de transport international de marchandises par route (CMR)

National roadfreight (Germany)

Commercial Code Germany (HGB)

Warehouse logistics and logistic services

Commercial Code Germany (HGB)
In all other respects, the provisions of the “Allgemeine Deutsche Spediteurbedingungen 2017” (ADSp 2017) (German Freight Forwarders General Terms and Conditions 2017) shall be deemed to be agreed in addition.

Note: In clause 23 the ADSp 2017 deviates from the statutory liability limitation in section 431 German Commercial Code (HGB) by limiting the liability for multimodal transportation with the involvement of sea carriage and unknown damage location to 2 special drawing rights (SDR) per kg and for the rest, the customary liability limitation of 8,33 SDR /kg additionally to Euro 1,25 million per damage claim and EUR 2,5 million per damage event, but not less than 2 SDR /kg.


„Einheitliche Rechtsvorschrift“ „Convention International concernant le transport des Merchandises par chemin de fer“ (ER/CIM)


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