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January 22, 2019

Shipping Terms Glossary: Origin Agent

The origin agent refers to a person or company that arranges shipments at the origin port.    You ca...
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January 21, 2019

Shipping Terms Glossary: Original Bill of Lading (OBL)

An original bill of lading (OBL) is a document that serves as proof of ownership of the importer’s g...
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January 18, 2019

Shipping Terms Glossary: Port of Arrival

The port of arrival is the ocean destination port to which the shipment arrives.    You can download...
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January 17, 2019

Shipping Terms Glossary: Port of Departure

The port of departure is the ocean port from which the shipment departs.    You can download our ful...
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January 16, 2019

Shipping Terms Glossary: Port of Discharge

Also called the port of unloading, the port of discharge is the place where a ship or aircraft unloa...
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January 15, 2019

Shipping Terms Glossary: Service Type

The service refers to the service that the shipper or buyer requested from the freight forwarder — o...
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January 14, 2019

Shipping Terms Glossary: Shipper

The shipper refers to the party that ships the cargo.   You can download our full glossary of shippi...
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January 11, 2019

Shipping Terms Glossary: Shipping Carrier

The shipping carrier refers to the shipping line or airline that will physically move the cargo. Thi...
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January 10, 2019

Shipping Terms Glossary: Special Cargo

Special cargo is cargo that faces additional regulations from various other government agencies — in...
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January 9, 2019

Shipping Terms Glossary: Telex Release

A telex release typically happens for the release of cargo when the OBL has been surrendered elsewhe...
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