Containers in a port
When a hard copy printed bill of lading is issued it is usual practice for a number of sets of ‘Originals’ and ‘Copies’ to be produced. Where a letter of credit is involved and a bill of lading is specified the receiving bank will require one of the Original bills of lading.
When a set of 3 Originals and 3 Copy Bills of lading are produced they will be marked Original 1 of 3, Original 2 of 3, Original 3 of 3; Copy 1 of 3, Copy 2 of 3, Copy 3 of 3.
It is predicted that container shipping will increase profit this year in the USA. Yearly contract freight rates in 2021 will be going up by more than 60% on the major routes, compared with 2021 contract rates. This means there ...Read More
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Exports of food, drink and horticulture from Ireland to the UK have remained constant in value at €4.4 billion, compared with 2020. Ireland exports about 90% of its food and drink production. In spite of the continuing Covid-19 pandemic and ...Read More
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Exports and imports for Japan rose to record levels in December, due to higher energy prices and rising demand for automobiles. Exports from Japan in the recording period leaped 17.5 percent year on year to 7.9 trillion yen (69.01 billion ...Read More
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Freight rates for shipping containers from east Asia and China to both US coasts are increasing again. US consumer demand for goods continues to grow. Volumes at China's ports are expected to remain high, before returning to normal growth rates ...Read More
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