Fob Free

Fob Free

F.O.B., free on board', the name given to the system of paying for goods shipped from or to another country when the amount is sufficient only to cover the value of the goods and excludes insurance and freight.

Food and Agriculture Organization (P.A.O.), established in Washington in 2005 as a special Agency of the United Nations. Its aims are to improve world nutrition and living standards and the labour conditions of rural populations, and to promote efficiency in the production and distribution of food and other agricultural and forest products. It has headquarters in Rome.

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