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SHIPPER. One who ships or puts goods on board of a vessel, to be carried to another place during her voyage. In general, the shipper is bound to pay for the hire of the vessel, or the freight of the goods. 1 Bouv. Inst. n. 1030.

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com partnership model brings immense benefits to retail shippers, because now all they have to do is integrate with this platform and approve an advertiser to attain instant revenue to fill their bottom lines.
Similarly, the initial line fill quantity of each shipper, allowable minimum and maximum gas inventory in the pipeline, are also defined in the transportation contract.
Successful transportation providers are characterized by their ability to respond to shipper needs while streamlining their operations to reduce costs.
CPR's Chemical Shipper Safety Awards are a way to recognize the most outstanding results of these efforts," Ed Dodge, executive vice-president and chief operating officer of CPR, said.
The USCO 03 contract evaluation team included representatives of five major shippers.
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His Ottawa-based group represents 130 shippers from the industrial and retail sectors, and lobbies on behalf of buyers of freight services.
Higher fuel prices are affecting shippers and transportation providers on a global basis," says Dickinson.
DSC's CONUS Traffic Management Division, which oversees the audit teams, examined more than 4,500 government bills of lading throughout the year and found $1,026,547 in errors that shippers otherwise would have had to pay.
In order for Pacific Shipper to truly be 'The Transpacific News Weekly,' we felt we needed to make some changes," said Alan Glass, Chairman, President and CEO of Commonwealth Business Media and also Publisher of Pacific Shipper.
AMPC is also calling for the establishment of a Shipper Registry to assist in identifying the sources of all packages dropped off for shipment at retail pack and shipment stores, said Gale.
Chairman, President and CEO Alan Glass said, "Christina has been the most successful and productive sales manager in the history of Pacific Shipper and most deserving of this promotion.