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Transportation of the same consignment by various modes of transport with the same common consignment note (Multimodal Bill of Lading) – is the definition of the term „Multimodal Transportation”.
Cargo is transshipped from one mode of transport to another at various points of the transportation chain, e.g.: Consignor – road transport – warehouse – railway transport – warehouse – container – container-carrying vessel – Consignee.
A particular feature of such kind of transportation is a convenient system of paperwork both for the Client and for all of the state border control bodies and customs officials.