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Cargo

Goods being transported.

Cargo

Anything being transported, especially if it is to be sold later.

cargo

see FREIGHT.

freight

or

cargo

goods that are in the process of being physically transported from a factory or depot to a customer by road, rail, sea or air, involving both domestically and internationally traded goods. The movement of goods may be done by the supplier's own distribution division or by independent fleet operators and FREIGHT FORWARDERS. See C. I. F., F. O. B.
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and will adopt the unit of packaging unambiguously identified in the bill of lading.
The bill of lading shows that the goods were shipped on deck.
Yet, the fact that a clean bill of lading was issued and the goods arrived damaged is sufficient reason to shift the burden to the shipowner who then must prove that the damages occurred due to circumstances beyond his control.
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The online Bills of Lading option has been available to US customers since the beginning of the year and it has proved so successful that it has now been made available to other customers around the world.
The enhancements to MyYellow Bill of Lading increases ease of use by offering manifest capabilities, which enable customers to include multiple shipments in one legal document.
StreamServe technology enabled RTC to automate the creation and production of its shipping and e-invoicing documents, significantly reducing business process inefficiencies related to its bill of lading system.
With the addition of new command icons, a condensed quick bill format and faster response times, Overnite's electronic bill of lading application makes it easier than ever to complete a bill of lading online, while providing the capability to schedule pickups, track bills and request multiple shipment notifications.
com/, immediately after creating their bills of lading or directly from their personal shipment history page.
Also, we have been using Bill of Lading Document Manager to process changes and distribute our bills of lading to all of our shipment parties online," said Marino Cesek, general manager of Navis.
Additionally, RMI has implemented ShipperConnect e-BOL for Internet Bill of Lading entry, and ShipperConnect FMS for shipment tracking for several rail shippers including Mountain Cement, Renewable Products Marketing and Dakota Gold Marketing.
In a swift response to customer feedback, Yellow Corporation , a leader in global transportation services, today announced they have further enhanced its online Bill of Lading feature, "My Bill of Lading," which allows the service to be used for all shipments to any carrier.