ICC/WCF International Certificate of Origin Guidelines

Author/Source: International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) – World Chambers Federation (WCF)

Year of adopting/publication: 2006 and expected 2nd edition in 2016

Link to the document on the internet: The ICC Incoterms publication is available at the ICC website


Summary: The ICC/WCF International Certificate of Origin Guidelines are the global standard adopted by chambers in covering their procedures and guidelines in the issuance of non-preferential certificates of origin. They were first published in 2006 and the second edition will be released in 2016. The Guidelines are available in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Spanish and Russian: http://www.iccwbo.org/chamber-services/trade-facilitation/certificates-of-origin/co-guidelines/

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