Shipping Documents


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Shipping Documents

A generic term for the various typesof forms required for overseas shipments, such as commercial invoices, transport documents, packing lists, origin certificates, etc.

Shipping Documents

All appropriate papers and forms needed for international shipping. Necessary shipping documents vary with different goods, but common examples include permission to take the goods out of the country, a statement of inventory, and insurance documentation.
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YRC Worldwide Inc (NASDAQ:YRCW), a provider of transportation and global logistics services, said today that it has released new mobile tools that allow customers to view shipping documents on Android and iPhone devices.
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There's no need to manually record purchase order numbers on clipboards, no need to find and file shipping documents, and no need to call or e-mail to find out when shipments will arrive or where they are internally.
Los Angeles, states that after installing 21st Century's ROM system, he can "receive and send orders, do the invoicing and produce the shipping documents off of my computer.
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It automatically creates the advanced shipment notices from the ship schedule and prints all bar code labels and related shipping documents required by Honda.
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