Marks and Numbers

Marks and Numbers

Identifying symbols and numbers placed by the shipper on each piece of cargo in a shipment.
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Marks and Numbers

Symbols used to identify individual pieces of cargo on a ship. This is important in shipping to help ensure that all goods are delivered to the correct parties. See also: CUSIP number.
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