23 March 2023
The main difference between CIF and FOB is the party that is responsible for the goods while they are in transit. With a CIF agreement, the seller is liable for the goods during transit, and with a FOB, the buyer is liable for the goods during transit. Other than that, there is not a major difference between the two. Account export (FOB) sale on the date of Bill of lading. In case of import (CIF) account it on receipt of goods.