The transfer of ownership or rights of a shipment or its proceeds from one party to another.
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What does Assignment refer to in Shipping?
Assignment in shipping refers to the transfer of ownership or other rights related to a shipment or transportation contract from one party to another. For example, a carrier may assign its rights and obligations under a shipping contract to another carrier.
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