Fiche - Jurisprudence CMR

Numéro de la fiche : 42443

Pays : France

Thèmes : CMR (Transport routier international) Champ d'application (art. 1)

CMR (Transport routier international) Responsabilité de l'expéditeur Défectuosité de l'emballage (art. 10)

Date de la décision : 04/02/2021

Objet :
Transport of bulk scrap from France to Belgium - Damage caused to the skip during unloading - Action by the transporter against the consignee - Application of the CMR (no) - Scope - Articles 10, 17 and 18 (no) - Agreement not applicable - Determination of applicable law - Article 5.1 of Regulation n ° 593/2008 - Law applicable to the contract of carriage - French law (yes) - Standard contract - Liability of the consignee (yes)

Sommaire :
As damage to the carrier's vehicle during unloading of the goods does not fall within the scope of the CMR, the “general” standard contract applies to the carrier's action against the consignee in accordance with Articles 3 and 5 of Regulation n ° 593/2008 known as Rome I, French law having the closest links to the dispute.

Référence :
Cour d'appel de Bourges
4 Février 2021
RG n° 20/00090
SARL Centre Distribution Vrac (CDV) et a. / Sté Cometsambreet a.

IDIT n°25071
Bulletin des Transports et de la Logistique n°3820 du 22 février 2021 p.110

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