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  If a party fails to pay the price or any other sum that is in arrears, the other party is entitled to interest on it, without prejudice to any claim for damages recoverable under article 74.


Issues       
# Cases
 1 Right to interest
18
  1.1 In case of late payment of price
87
  1.2 In case of other sums in arrears
25
 2 Applicable interest rate
5
  2.1 Determined by domestic law of creditor's State
19
   2.1.1 Recourse to statutory rate of interest
25
   2.1.2 Recourse to average bank lending rate of interest
11
  2.2 Determined by domestic law of debtor's State
7
  2.3 Determined by domestic law governing the contract in the absence of CISG
97
  2.4 Determined by domestic law of place of payment
4
  2.5 Interest rate currently used with respect to currency of account
16
 3 Interest accrual
Country # Cases  
Arbitral Award 4  
Argentina 1  
Belgium 5  
France 3  
Germany 10  
Date Court
31.08.1989 Landgericht Stuttgart
24.04.1990 Amtsgericht Oldenburg in Holstein
26.09.1990 Landgericht Hamburg
03.07.1992 Landgericht Heidelberg
08.02.1993 Landgericht Verden
14.06.1994 Amtsgericht Nordhorn
27.07.1995 Oberlandesgericht Rostock
29.01.1996 Amtsgericht Augsburg
25.06.1996 Amtsgericht Bottrop
25.01.2008 Oberlandesgericht Hamburg
Italy 2  
Netherlands 2  
Spain 3  
Switzerland 8  
38
 4 Other claims for damages according to Art. 74
23
  4.1 Consideration not required
Total: 213


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