Home » Glossary of Supply Chain and Logistics Terms » Proof of Delivery (POD)


Proof of Delivery (POD)

Tags: Glossary

A document that serves as evidence that a shipment was delivered and received by the intended recipient.

Ready to get started?

Al Sharqi Shipping is a leader in the logistics industry with more than 30 years of experience in guiding and moving freight across the globe.

What does Proof of Delivery (POD) mean?

Proof of Delivery (POD) is a document or electronic record that confirms the delivery of a shipment to the intended recipient. The POD is typically signed by the recipient and may include details such as the date and time of delivery, the name and address of the recipient, and a description of the goods delivered. The POD is an important record of delivery and may be used to resolve disputes or claims related to lost or damaged shipments. 

Related Glossary terms

Share the Article