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4277 Payment terms description identifier [B]

Desc: Identification of the terms of payment between the parties to a transaction (generic term). Repr: an..17 Note: 1 Recommend use UN/ECE Recommendation No. 17 Payterms. Code Values: 1 Draft(s) drawn on issuing bank Draft(s) must be drawn on the issuing bank. 2 Draft(s) drawn on advising bank Draft(s) must be drawn on the advising bank. 3 Draft(s) drawn on reimbursing bank Draft(s) must be drawn on the reimbursing bank. 4 Draft(s) drawn on applicant Draft(s) must be drawn on the applicant. 5 Draft(s) drawn on any other drawee Draft(s) must be drawn on any other drawee. 6 No drafts No drafts required. 7 Payment means specified in commercial account summary An indication that the payment means are specified in a commercial account summary.

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