Meaning of “ex quay” in the English Dictionary

"ex quay" in Business English

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ex quayadjective

uk us abbreviation EXQ, also ex dock, also ex wharf

TRANSPORT in international trade, used for stating that the seller of goods is responsible for transporting them by ship to a particular port, but the buyer is responsible for them once they have been removed from the ship:

ex quay duty on buyer's account

TRANSPORT, TAX used for stating that a seller is responsible for exporting goods to a particular port, and the buyer will pay tax on those goods

ex quay duty paid

TRANSPORT, TAX used for stating that a seller is responsible for exporting goods to a particular port and for paying tax on those goods

ex quay
adverb

Structural timber is offered ex quay to your exact specifications.

(Definition of “ex quay” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)