Contemporary Legal Analysis of the International Sale Contract in the Vienna Convention: A Narrative Review

Ashraf M. A. Elfakharani
Keywords: Vienna convention, time of goods delivery, place of goods delivery, legal analysis, international sales contract ,


The UN Convention on Contracts of the International Sales of Goods (CISG) streamlined the cross-border sales process when it was signed on 11 April 1980 in Vienna. The contract established the obligation of the buyer and seller regarding the place, time and other aspects related to the delivery of the goods. The purpose of the exploratory study is to analyze contemporary legal aspects of the convention grounded on geopolitical events. The findings of the study will help academics and businesses understand the nuances of international sales contract in the light of the Vienna Convention.