forwarder

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for·ward·er

 (fôr′wər-dər)
n.
One that forwards, especially an agent that facilitates and assures the passage of received goods to their destination.

forwarder

(ˈfɔːwədə)
n
1. (Commerce) a person or thing that forwards
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a person engaged in the bookbinding process of forwarding
3. (Commerce) See forwarding agent
Translations

forwarder

n (= person)Spediteur(in) m(f); (= company)Spedition f, → Spediteur m
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In 2015, the top five ocean freight forwarders were listed, in order, as: Kuehne + Nagel, DHL, Sinotrans Limited, DB Schenker and Pantos Logistics.
15 for the top ocean freight forwarders, and fourth on the list of top air freight forwarders.
Schenker, one of the largest land, air and ocean freight forwarders in Germany and Europe, has annual sales of 10.
shippers from disclosure to their foreign competitors, privatize the tariff information publishing function, and reform the licensing and bonding requirements for ocean freight forwarders.
Ocean freight forwarders submit instructions to the carrier, who prepare the actual ocean bill of lading.
section] 14706; ocean freight forwarders, which are not carriers, as per 46 USC [section] 1702 (17)(A); and airfreight forwarders, which are "indirect carriers" that are subject to the same liability laws as airlines.

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