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consignment

1. a shipment of goods consigned
2. on consignment for payment by the consignee after sale
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Men of position and of influence spent their evenings on our veranda, among others the Melbourne agent for the Lady Jermyn, the likeliest vessel then lying in the harbor, and the one to which the first consignment of gold-dust would be entrusted if only a skipper could be found to replace the deserter who took you out.
But Mr Arthur found the house so blank and dreary, and was so unwilling to assist at another implacable consignment of his mother's enemies (perhaps himself among them) to mortal disfigurement and immortal ruin, that he announced his intention of lodging at the coffee-house where he had left his luggage.
The exports by Oman LNG also included 116,240,000 MT through 17 consignments.
All incoming consignments to Kuwait must be subjected to PAAF's requirements and restrictions, PAAF Chairperson and Director-General Nabila Al-Khalil said in a press statement.
Negotiations are underway with companies in Pakistan and Sudan to expedite consignments of chilled meat by air cargo.
ISLAMABAD -- The Indian authorities at Delhi and Mumbai airports stopped the consignments being sent as relief material to the flood victims in Indian Occupied Kashmir.
We hope that the remaining two or three consignments are delivered quickly to permit destruction operations to get under way in time to meet the mid-year deadline for destroying Syria's chemical weapons.
Custom officials said they had received some information before hand, which is why they were easily able to recover the consignments.
Islamabad -- At least two consignments of Urea, having volume around 80 thousands Ton arrived at Pakistan's seaports on Tuesday.
The Dubai Court of First Instance convicted the Filipino defendants, aged between 23 and 35, of abusing their office and stealing the consignments from the storage area at the Dubai Cargo Village.