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shipper

Pronunciation: /ˈʃɪpər; ˈʃɪpə(r)/

Translation of shipper in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (sender) consignador, (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The company has made it a thousand times easier to track shipments, by having shippers fill out airbills online.
    • Return address labels, pre-paid postage and integrated tracking are becoming more commonly provided by shippers.
    • They complete all procedural and documentation formalities involved in customs and port clearance on behalf of the shipper, and arrange for the warehousing of cargo before shipment.
    1.2 (exporter) exportador, (masculine, feminine) a firm of wine/grain shippers una empresa exportadora de vinos/granos

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