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Storage-in-Transit

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The storage of goods in a facility during the transportation process.

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What does Storage-in-Transit mean?

Storage-in-Transit refers to a service offered by carriers or third-party logistics providers that allows goods to be temporarily stored at a warehouse or other facility during transit. This service is often used when there is a delay in the shipment schedule or when the recipient of the goods is not ready to receive them. Storage-in-Transit may be subject to additional charges, and the goods may be subject to inspection and other regulatory requirements. 

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