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Understanding Various Functions of a Consignment Note


On May 19, 1956, the CMR convention came into being in Geneva. This convention laid out a standardized format for a consignment note, with the purpose of confirming a contract of carriage between the consignee, consignor, and carrier for cross-border cargo transport across Europe. According to this agreement, the country of at least one concerning party must ratify the protocols …

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