Intricacies of Documentary Credits – A situational Analysis

Anuradha Yesugade, H.G. Abhyankar


This paper is an attempt to explore intricacies in Documentary Credit operations through situational analysis. The paper presents a situation of plausible non settlement under Documentary Credit Method and further analyses the situation with an aim to explore viable solution to the conflicting stands taken by parties to the Letter of Credit. The paper concludes with specific recommendations towards an amicable solution to the research problem.


Documentary Credit, U.C.P.D.C. 600, Cross Border Trade Transactions, Discrepant Documents, Contract v/s Credits, Letter of Credit.

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