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Bill of Lading requiring updates that do not change nancial status; this is slightly different from corrected Bill of Lading.

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BILL

The extremity of the arm of an anchor; the point of or beyond the fluke.

B/L

Bill of lading

HAGUE RULES

A Code of minimum conditions for the carriage of cargo under a bill of lading

CONSIGNOR

The person named in the bill of lading as the one from whom the goods have been received for shipment.

BILL OF LADING

A document by which the Master of a ship acknowledges having received in good order and condition (or the reverse) certain specified goods consigned to him by some particular shipper, and binds himself to deliver them in similar condition, unless the perils of the sea, fire or enemies prevent him, to the consignees of the shippers at the point of destination on their paying him the stipulated freight. A bill of lading specifies the name of the master, the port and destination of the ship the goods, the consignee, and the rate of freight.

CLEAN BILL OF LANDING

A bill of lading which does not contain a qualification clause as to apparent good order and condition of cargo.

WAR RISK CLAUSE 1

No bill of lading to be signed for any blockaded port if the port of discharge be declared loaded after bill have been signed is an except from.

HAMBURGE RULE

International set of rules on carriage of goods and the use of Bill of lading.

SRBL

Signing and Releasing Bill of Lading

BACKLETTER

Where a seller/shipper issues a 'letter of indemnity' in favour of the carrier in exchange for a clean bill of lading. May have only a limited value. Example: P & I problems.

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