Multimodal Transport Operator
Maritime Law

Who is a “Multimodal Transport Operator”?

A multimodal transport operator is one who handles the transport of cargo from its origin to the final destination by different modes of transport. Let us look at some of the advantages of using multimodal transport operators while doing business.

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shipped on board
Maritime Law

What is “Shipped On Board” in Logistics?

For those in the shipping and freight industry, ‘shipped on board’ could be a familiar term. It means that specific goods have been received and loaded onboard the ship on the said date. Typically, shipped on board appears on all bills of lading.

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bill of lading
Maritime Law

What is Switch Bill of Lading?

A switch bill of lading is not to be confused with another type of bill of lading. It is another set of bills of lading issued by the shipping company, which replaces the first set of originals that was issued by it at the time of shipment.

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