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Letter of Credit

Received for Shipment, Shipped on Board, Clean on Board & Clean Shipped on Board

As everyone may know by now, a Bill of Lading, the most important transport document in the process of global shipping has 3 basic...

The importance of using the latest version of bill of lading

Ok here is an interesting case study relating to a bulk shipment.. A reader had a question based on a real-life situation where a dry-bulk...

ICC and Swift launch API standards for Bank Guarantees and Standby Letters of Credit

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and Swift have jointly introduced the premiere API (application programming interface) standards for bank guarantees and standby letters...

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