Prior to Tender of Delivery

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A clause in a transportation contract that specifies the conditions under which a shipment can be refused by the carrier.

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What does Prior to Tender of Delivery mean?

Prior to tender of delivery is a term used in shipping and logistics to indicate that goods have not yet been delivered to the final destination. It typically means that the goods are in transit or have not yet been released for delivery. Prior to tender of delivery can also refer to the period of time before a shipment is released for delivery, during which the necessary documents and payments must be processed. 

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