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CONSIGNMENT (RAIL)

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French Equivalent: Envoi

Definition:
Collection of goods transported under cover of the same transport document in accordance with regulations or tariffs in force where they exist.

Source Publication:
Glossary for Transport Statistics, prepared by the Intersecretariat Working Group on Transport Statistics – Eurostat, European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT), United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).

Statistical Theme: Transport statistics

Created on Monday, June 17, 2002

Last updated on Friday, April 25, 2003