Cho Yang Shipping Co Ltd v Coral (UK) Ltd: CA 15 May 1997

As between the original parties the bill of lading does not itself contain the contract of carriage but is merely evidence of it.


Hobhouse J


[1997] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 641, [1997] EWCA Civ 1701


England and Wales

Cited by:

CitedEvergreen Marine Corp v Aldgate Warehouse (Wholesale) Ltd ComC 28-Mar-2003
The claimant sought payment for freight charges and demurrage. Long standing arrangements meant that the defendant was not named as shipper.
Held: The f.o.b. contract has become a flexible instrument and it does not necessarily follow that the . .
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Updated: 05 July 2022; Ref: scu.142097