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Best Practices Logistics: Ocean Freight Ocean Bill of Lading (Canada) Mobile App

The Best Practices Logistics: Ocean Freight Ocean Bill of Lading mobile app offers helpful guidance for shippers when filling out ocean carrier OB/L forms for ocean shipments. A critical element in ocean shipments, the OB/L must be completed in full before goods can be processed. The app, which is easily accessible from any smartphone or tablet simplifies the process for you.

Designed for use with all types of international ocean freight, the app covers the process to follow when preparing and submitting these forms. This includes noting the name of the vessel, port of discharge instructions, contract of carriage details and more.

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    The Ocean Bill of Lading (OB/L) is evidence of the delivery of goods to the carrier as well as co...

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    The Ocean Bill of Lading, when fully executed, constitutes the actual deed to the goods being shi...

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    Three Originals: Ocean Bills of Lading are traditionally completed with three signed originals be...

  • Ico checkbox

    2 copies are forwarded to the Consignee under separate cover

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    1 copy is retained by the Shipper as a back-up document

  • Ico checkbox

    The consignee surrenders one original B/L to the Ocean Carrier at final destination in order to e...

  • Ico statictext

    There are three possible instructions on an O B/L depending on how the goods are to be transferre...

  • Ico checkbox

    Straight Bill of Lading: States the Consignee's actual name, meaning that the when the consignee ...

  • Ico checkbox

    "To Order" Bill of Lading: Consigns the goods to the shipper, title of the goods only being trans...

  • Ico checkbox

    "The Bearer" Bill of Lading: This rare option states that the goods must be delivered by the carr...

  • Ico checkbox

    It is important to note that the copy of the O B/L first given to the ocean carrier takes precede...

  • Ico checkbox

    Due to the complexities of the Bill of Lading as a commercial document, it is recommended that yo...

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