Point of Origin

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The location where goods originate and are shipped from.

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What is the Point of Origin?

The point of origin is the location where a shipment or transport begins. It can refer to the location where goods are produced or manufactured, or the location where a shipment is first picked up for transport. The point of origin is an important factor in determining the shipping route, method of transport, and shipping costs. 

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