General terms and conditions of business

A+H provides services for its customers on the basis of a variety of legal principles and regulations. In addition to the optimisation of physical transport performance, the provision of relevant information is also part of our service concept.

We are therefore pleased to offer you important transport regulations and insurance-related framework conditions for downloading.


For Germany applies:

We operate exclusively in accordance with the Allgemeinen Deutschen Spediteurbedingungen 2017 – ADSp 2017 – (German Freight Forwarders’ General Terms & Conditions). Note: In clause 23 the ADSp 2017 deviates from the statutory liability limitation in section 431 German Commercial Code (HGB) by limiting the liability for multimodal transportation with the involvement of sea carriage and an unknown damage location to 2 SDR/kg and, for the rest, the customary liability limitation of 8,33 SDR/kg additionally to Euro 1,25 million per damage claim and EUR 2,5 million per damage event, but not less than 2 SDR/kg.

ADSp 2017 (en)

For international road transport the following applies:

The Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR) regulates, among other things, the carrier's liability rules.

CMR conditions (en)

Other business principles:

Logistics GTC 2019 (en)