free carrier Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “free carrier” in the English Dictionary

"free carrier" in Business English

See all translations

free carrieradjective

uk   us   ( abbreviation FCA) TRANSPORT
used to say that the ​sellerpays for ​goods to be taken to a carrier (= a ​company that ​transportsgoods from one ​place to another) and the ​buyerpays for the ​goods to be ​transported
See also
(Definition of free carrier from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of free carrier?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

parade

a large number of people walking or in vehicles, all going in the same direction, usually as part of a public celebration of something

Word of the Day

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More