Clean bill of lading (B/L)

Clean bill of lading (B/L),

Definition of Clean bill of lading (B/L):

  1. A detailed list of a ships cargo in the form of a receipt given by the master of the ship to the person consigning the goods.

  2. B/L that is free from any adverse remarks or notations (called clauses), made by the shipping company about the condition, packaging, or quantity of the goods being shipped. Importers and their banks usually insist on a clean B/L for payment under a letter of credit. See also foul bill of lading.

How to use Clean bill of lading (B/L) in a sentence?

  1. After I had scrutinised the bills of lading regarding the ships freight, I could not find any nuclear material on board.

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