Trade and Commodities

The Firm’s expertise covers trade and commodities disputes. The expertise includes drafting and negotiating sale and purchase agreements of soft and hard commodities, as well as distribution, agency and rental contracts. We also assist local and foreign Clients in respect of regulatory matters and provide advice on trade sanctions, custom rules and taxation. Assisting banks and traders in the area of letter of credits and other payment instruments falls within the expertise of the Firm as well. The Firm has extensive knowledge as regards licensing, tax and duty, customs and import/export, transit regime relating to operations, sale and storage of commodities and, in particular, gasoil products.