Adjustment of Freight Rates upon Export Grain.
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Adjustment of Freight Rates upon Export Grain. hearings before the United States Senate Committee on Interstate Commerce, Seventieth Congress, second session, on Feb. 1, 1929 by

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Grain -- Transportation -- Rates -- Law and legislation -- United States

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Considers (70) S.J. Res. 67

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Paginationiv, 49 p
Number of Pages49
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Open LibraryOL15297025M

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  The forward rate is the agreed-upon future price in the contract. For example, suppose the farmer in the above example wants to enter into a forward contract in an effort to hedge against falling grain prices. He can agree to sell his grain to another party in six months at agreed-upon forward rate%(26). Farmers demanded that government break or regulate the monopolists; during the s, a group of farmers known as The National Grange—or, the Grangers—succeeded in passing laws in several Midwestern states that made railroad rates more favorable to farmers and set a maximum on the price that grain storage facilities could charge. Currency Adjustment Factor, typically based on a percentage of the freight cost. Canada Customs Invoice A Canada Customs Invoice is a type of document, required by Canadian Customs officials to validate the value, quantity, and nature of the shipment, describing the shipment of goods and showing information such as the consignor, consignee, and 95%. Shipping Terms Glossary. Air Brake An ocean freight forwarder. NVOCCs book space in large quantities for a reduced rate, then sell space to shippers in smaller amounts. Overcharge Claim A claim for a refund of an overcharge from the erroneous application of rates, weights and/or assessment of freight charges.