SHIPPING TERMS: All merchandise shipped F.O.B. shipping point, unless otherwise noted. Prepaid freight shall be based on one shipping destination within the 48 contiguous states. IRE will arrange for shipment and insurance of Items purchased for delivery within the contiguous 48 United States. The Buyer shall be solely responsible and charged by IRE for all shipment, handling and insurance charges. Subject to UPS regulations and restrictions, shipments will be made UPS ground. Items that do not qualify for UPS ground shipment will be shipped LTL at the prevailing freight rate and charged to Buyer. IRE sole delivery obligation is to make purchased Items available to the carrier at its outbound shipping dock at such other shipping point as IRE selects in its sole discretion. At such time as IRE delivers the Items, as described in the preceding sentence, the Items are deemed delivered to the Buyer, title to such Item(s) and risk of loss, theft, or damage to the Item(s) are transferred to the Buyer.
SHIPMENT OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES: With respect to any Items purchased at this Site, Buyer acknowledges, without limiting the affect of any other provision of these Terms, that the Buyer takes possession of and title to the Items within the contiguous 48 United States and that Buyer is solely responsible for any movement of an Item after IRE has made the Item available in accordance with the Shipping Terms section of these Terms. Additionally, the Buyer shall be responsible for obtaining and paying for any permits, licenses, or other governmental authorization(s) necessary for the exportation of the products into the destination country, and the Buyer shall comply with all laws and regulations thereof. Buyer shall select and pay the freight forwarder who shall solely be the Buyer's agent. The freight forwarder's actions shall be exclusively on behalf of the Buyer and are not authorized by, or binding upon "IRE".