General Conditions of International Carriage for Cargo of Air China Cargo Company Limited
January 1, 2009
Chairman Statement | Article 1 - DEFINITIONS | Article 2 - BASIS AND SCOPE OF APPLICATION | Article 3 - SHIPPER¡¯S RESPONSIBILITY | Article 4 - WEIGHT AND DIMENSION | Article 5 - AIR WAYBILL | Article 6 - FREIGHT CHARGES | Article 7 - CARRIAGE OF CARGO | Article 8 - ALTERATION OF CARRIAGE | Article 9 - DELIVERY OF CARGO | Article 10 - SPECIAL CARGO | Article 11 - CHARTER CARRIAGE | Article 12 - LIABILITY AND COMPENSATION | Article 13 - SETTLEMENT OF DISPUTE | Article 14 - EFFECTIVENESS, MODIFICATION AND INTERPRETATION

ARTICLE 13 - SETTLEMENT OF DISPUTE

13.1 Any dispute in relation to the carriage, which cannot be solved by the Shipper and us, can be settled by litigation or arbitration.

13.2 For air transportation dispute, the limitation of litigation actions is 2 years from the day on which the aircraft arrives at the destination, should arrive at the destination, or on which the carriage terminates, except as otherwise provided in the laws of the country where the appellate court locates.

13.3 For destruction, loss or damage occurring during the carriage operated by several successive Carriers, the Shipper is entitled to settle the dispute by arbitration or litigation against the first and last Carrier; the Shipper is also entitled to solve the dispute by arbitration or direct litigation against the Carrier in whose sector of carriage the destruction, loss or damage occurred.

13.4 With respect to the carriage of Actual Carriers, the Shipper can raise litigation against the Actual Carriers and the Issuing Carrier respectively or simultaneously. The defendant Carrier is entitled to require another Carrier to be on litigation.

13.5 The dispute arising from or with respect to the Conditions shall be governed by the laws of the People's Republic of China. On the premise that the Conventions are applicable, the litigation with respect to the Loss could be proceeded with at the choice of the claimant, in the court at our headquarters or major business location, or at our branch office where the contract has been concluded, or at the court of the destination.