- Arbitral Award
- International Arbitration Court of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation
SALES CONTRACT - BETWEEN A RUSSIAN AND A CHINESE COMPANY - CONTRACT GOVERNED BY THE CISG - ARBITRAL TRIBUNAL APPLIED ALSO RUSSIAN LAW AND THE UNIDROIT PRINCIPLES AS A MEANS FOR SUPPLEMENTING THE CISG
REFERENCE TO ARTICLE 1.7 AND 5.1.3 UNIDROIT PRINCIPLES
Claimant, a Russian company, entered into a sales contract with Respondent, a Chinese company. The contract was governed by the CISG, but the Arbitral Tribunal applied also the Civil Code of Russian Federation and the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts as a means of supplementing the CISG. The Arbitral Tribunal made reference to Articles 1.7 and 5.1.3 of the UNIDROIT Principles.