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A collection Top 20 Import & Export WORD

A Collection of Top 20 Import & Export Words


Here is a collection of Top 20 Words in import and export vocabulary as listed below:

bill of lading  n. list of goods and shipping instructions; waybill 

c.&f. C&F abbr. cost & freight: includes shipping to named port but not insurance 

c.i.f.  CIF abbr. cost, insurance & freight: includes insurance and shipping to named port 

cargo  n. goods or products that are being transported or shipped 

certificate of origin  n. a document that shows where goods come from 

container  n. huge box to hold goods for transport - container port n. to containerize v. 

customs  n. 1 government tax or duty on imported goods 2 the people who collect this tax 

declare  v. to make a statement of taxable goods - customs declaration form n. 

f.a.s.  FAS abbr. free alongside ship [includes delivery to quayside but not loading] 

10  f.o.b.  FOB abbr. free on board: includes loading onto ship 

11  freight  n. goods being transported; cargo 

12  irrevocable  adj. that cannot be undone; unalterable - irrevocable letter of credit n. 

13  letter of credit  n. a letter from a bank authorizing a person to draw money from another bank 

14  merchandise  n. things bought and sold; commodities; wares - also v. 

15  packing list  n. a document that is sent with goods to show that they have been checked 

16  pro forma invoice  n. an invoice or request for payment sent in advance of goods supplied 

17  quay  n. a solid, artificial landing place for (un)loading ships; wharf - quayside n. 

18  ship  v. to send or transport by land, sea or air - also n. shipment n. 

19  shipping agent  n. a person acting for or representing a ship or ships at a port 

20  waybill  n. list of goods and shipping instructions; bill of lading - air waybill n.


Collected & compiled by Hamid R. Bagheri

Source: commonmistakes.blogfa


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