General Terms and Conditions

We operate exclusively in accordance with the latest version of the Allgemeinen Deutschen Spediteurbedingungen - ADSp - (German Forwarders' General Terms and Conditions of Trading), please download here (PDF). 

These limit in paragraph 23 ADSp the legal liability for damage to goods in the case of damage to goods whilst in the care of a forwarder to € 5/kg, in accordance with § 431 of the German Commercial Code (HGB); in the case of multimodal transports, including sea transport to 2 SDR (special drawing right)/kg plus, further in this, per damage or event to € 1 Millions or € 2 Millions respectively, or 2 SDR/kg whichever is the greater. The parties agree subsidiary, that paragraph 27 ADSp does neither extend the liability nor the responsibility of the forwarder for agents, servants, employees or crewmembers beyond
legal regulations as Art. 25 MC, Art. 36 CIM, Art. 21 CMNI, § 660 HGB for the benefit of the principal.