Forwarders air waybill (AWB),
Definition of Forwarders air waybill (AWB):
Issued by a freight forwarder (consolidator) to a shipper as a receipt for the goods which will be shipped with other cargo as one consignment to avail of better freight rates. The airlines (carriers) AWB shows the forwarder as the consignor, and the name of forwarders agent at the destination as the consignee. Although it is not a complete document of title, a forwarders AWB has a legal-standing similar to that of a carriers AWB. Also called house air waybill.
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