- Free on board: a shipping term implying that the seller will arrange for the goods to be loaded onto a vehicle for transport, and the buyer is responsible for the goods afterward
- The contract clarified that the products should be delivered to the shipping company at the seller's expense using F.O.B.
- The buyer preferred the F.O.B. agreement as it allowed more control over the shipping process.
- Due to the F.O.B. clause in the contract, the responsibility for the safety of the goods shifted to the buyer once the goods were loaded for shipping.