Definition of Shippers
1. Noun. (plural of shipper) ¹
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Definition of Shippers
1. shipper [n] - See also: shipper
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Literary usage of Shippers
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1917)
"(exhibit A) promising to pay shippers by their lines 10 per cent upon the net amount of freight at tariff rates received on shipments from the United States ..."
2. Railroad Rate Regulation: With Special Reference to the Powers of the by Joseph Henry Beale, Bruce Wyman (1915)
"Additional services performed for certain shippers. 679. ... Topic B. Concessions to Large shippers § 680. Whether concessions may be made to large shippers ..."
3. Marketing Perishable Farm Products by Arthur Barto Adams (1916)
"REDUCTION OF COSTS THROUGH COMPETITION A. Among shippers At many shipping points competition has been a factor in increasing the costs of marketing, ..."
4. Biennial Report by California Dept. of Agriculture, California State Commission of Horticulture (1896)
"The work of the Fruit Growers and shippers' Association was approved by the convention, as the following resolution shows: Resolved, That the fruit-growers ..."
5. A Treatise on the Law of Carriers: As Administered in the Courts of the by Robert Hutchinson, Jacob Scott Matthews, William Frederick Dickinson (1906)
"shippers must be placed on an absolute equality. —The statute recognizes the fact that ... Rail- tween such carriers and shippers road (Miss.), 37 So. Rep. ..."
6. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1916)
"The petition proceeds upon the theory that the attorney general represents the shippers and passengers. It has been said that the prayer of a petition is ..."
7. The Law of Contracts by Samuel Williston, Clarence Martin Lewis (1920)
"The practice has become common with many large shippers by rail in this ... Such bills of lading are frequently marked "shippers' load and count," to ..."
8. The Marketing of Farm Products by Louis Dwight Harvell Weld (1916)
"CHAPTER IV FUNCTIONS AND ORGANIZATION OF WHOLESALE PRODUCE TRADE THE wholesale trade forms the connecting link between country shippers and retail stores, ..."