free alongside ship

free alongside ship

noun
Also called free alongside vessel.


Origin:
1900–05

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F.A.S.

Commerce.
free alongside ship: without charge to the buyer for goods delivered alongside ship.
Also, f.a.s.
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free alongside ship
 
adj
Compare free on board FAS, Abbreviation: f.a.s, Also: free alongside vessel (of a shipment of goods) delivered to the dock without charge to the buyer, but excluding the cost of loading onto the vessel

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f.a.s.
free alongside ship
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