How to use Shipments in a sentence
Consequently, direct shipments are made now from the countries of production to those of consumption.
In 1880 the value of imports from the United States was $2,086,000, that of exports to the United States was $4,606,000; in 1907 the value of shipments of domestic merchandise from the United States to Hawaii was.
The exports are chiefly oxen, meat, fowls and eggs for Gibraltar and sometimes for Spain, with occasional shipments of slippers and blankets to Egypt.
In the Italian ports the number of shipments was still greater - especially in Venice, whence the regular passagium started twice a year.
In April 1906 the first pipe lines for petroleum in Illinois were laid; before that time all shipments had been in tank cars.Advertisement
For the latest post-war statistics up to 1921 the proportions were respectively twothirds, one-sixth and one-sixth, owing primarily to the almost complete cessation of direct shipments from Europe to the Persian Gulf.
Shipments continue the year round.
Of the shipments in 1903 some 44% were from Southern California, - i.e.
The shipments to the United Kingdom, however, which reached a maximum in 1820, when over half a million gallons were imported, has fallen off to one-tenth of that amount, and the consumption in these islands was barely 20,000 gallons in 1906.
It receives practically all the Lake Erie grain shipments besides large quantities of iron ore, lumber and copper, and is a large shipping port for coal, principally anthracite.Advertisement
Its commerce in other grains is also extensive; in the amount of barley received and shipped Minneapolis surpasses any other city in the United States, and in receipts and shipments of rye is second only to Chicago.
South Amboy is an important point for shipments of coal from the Pennsylvania mines.
Clay is obtained in the vicinity, and large shipments of coal are made.
The latest flare-up over Sellafield involves the transport of two shipments of nuclear fuel from Japan to Britain through the Irish Sea.
Additional shipments of Chieftain tanks spares, NBC equipment and other materiel were sanctioned over Lt. Col Glazebrook's objections.Advertisement
The seized shipments contained seven million cigarettes each and there had been no attempt at concealment.
Finally, we are also calling for the end of plutonium shipments from Japan.
There are now plans to re-develop the pier so that it can be used more often for cargo shipments.
The Government needs to enhance the rail network to enable the rapid movement of east west rail freight shipments.
We realize livestock shipments come in all shapes and sizes and we understand that each customer needs an individual approach.Advertisement
Global aid shipments exceeded 10 m. tons in most years under these two Conventions.
In 1906 the value of zinc-ore shipments from this MissouriKansas (or Joplin) district was $12,074,105, and of shipments of lead ore, $3,048,558.
The total output of the state was 44,648 tons in 1863, when the first shipments outside the state were made; and 41,897,843 tons (valued at $40,009,0J4) in 1908, when the output of West Virginia was third in quantity and in value among the states of the Union, being exceeded only by that of Pennsylvania and of Illinois.
The greater part of the former goes to Amoy for re-shipment to the west, but it is believed that if harbour improvements were effected at Tamsui so as to render it accessible for ocean-going steamers, shipments would be made thence direct to New York.
Shipments of liquid plutonium nitrate by sea from Dounreay to Sellafield will double from next year, site operators AEA Technology has confirmed.Advertisement
There will be concern in the fishing industry if the port is to be used regularly for shipments of highly hazardous nuclear cargoes.
From shipments of two tons in the first year of trading sales have grown to fifty tons last year.
Over and above these tonnages there are foreign shipments of coal, coke and pitch.
Retailers have the advantage of lot container shipments transferred to truck.
Wheat gluten was then thought to be a possible source of contamination because both processing plants had received shipments of gluten from the same supplier.Advertisement
Require that all shipments be made to the billing address of the card.
New shipments arrive regularly, so visiting the store may be the best way to determine exactly what pieces the store has that may meet your needs.
When you sign up to receive these pills - even for the "free trial" you're automatically enrolled to receive ongoing shipments of the product.
Many consumers have complained that they were unaware of this at the time of sign up, or that they had trouble canceling their account and getting refunds for the unwanted shipments.
Utilize them for style, large quantities and fast shipments to get your job done right.Advertisement
However, most stores get shipments once or twice a week.
Consumers can sign up for the Preferred Customer Plan to get automatic shipments and save $10 per month.
Many linen stores and large discount stores often have weekly shipments that are advertised for weekend sales.
It also offers the latest Dora fashions; often before retail stores receive their shipments.
Magik Mulch offers shipments of 1,000 pound boxes.Advertisement
Always insure your shipments, since gold and silver jewelry pieces sometimes go missing during transport.
When you join the Organic Coffee Company Monthy Perks program, you get free samples with you regular shipments.
Your shipments do not need to be limited to coffee either.
Assuming that the shipping time is the same in the other direction (back to their warehouse), this could mean that I would only get 2 shipments each month.
Because most online video game rental services only offer a trial of about two weeks, you will likely only to get enjoy one or two shipments worth of video games.Advertisement
You'll need to employ a little strategy to find a Wii in stock at your local retailer.Generally speaking, large chain stores like Best Buy and Wal-Mart will receive the largest shipments, but they also have the most customers.
By contrast, smaller shops will receive smaller shipments, but they'll also have fewer customers.
Simply put, this type of club sends out only kosher wines as part of their shipments.
Belonging to the wine club just means that you receive wine shipments from the producer/store anywhere from 2-12 times a year.
Is there a minimum amount of shipments you have to agree to before dropping?Advertisement
The customer service staff at Wine Country catalog will alert you if you are trying to ship a wine basket into a state that does not allow wine shipments and suggest one of their gift baskets that does not contain wine.
Michigan, Vermont and Washington allow limited shipments of wine from other states.
Alaska, Florida and Idaho allow shipments in some areas.
However, these states do not allow shipments to certain zip codes because of local laws that prevent shipping alcoholic beverages.
There may be an early cancellation fee if you opt out before you've taken a certain amount of shipments.
There are six shipments each year, with four wines in each shipment--one from each winery.
Each Forbidden Fruit wine club member receives four shipments of wine each year.
You may choose between red or white only shipments or mixed shipments.
One fun idea to to sign dad up for our Wine Club, which will give him four shipments of wine throughout the year.
Not only that, but if you're a business owner and have traveling employees, this type of service will be helpful for keeping track of where they - and critical shipments - are.
The company's 275,000 employees are responsible for moving over 7.5 million shipments each day.
Desperate parents lined up at stores for hours for a chance at new shipments and even fought each other in toy aisles.
Ask around to find out when shipments arrive at your favorite retailer and plan your shopping trip for that day.
Ask an employee when they get their shipments in to ensure that you'll get one of the first looks at what's available.
After that, stores wait for shipments of the newest seasonal collections.
Ask store management what days they typically get their shipments in, and check back on those days for first dibs on new deals.
Considering tool shipments can be heavy and expensive, always look for deals like these first.
The company claims that most styles are priced 50% below department store prices, and with new shipments arriving weekly it's a good idea to make DSW a frequent destination if you are shoe obsessed.
Most of FedEx's China-based shipments have been business-to-business, with the majority of express delivery packages shipped to or from 89 pickup and delivery locations covered by the joint venture network.
Once you're sure you have a great supplier with high quality products, timely shipments, and outstanding customer service, you'll be on your way to operating a successful gift basket business.
One big advantage of using this system for your insured shipping labels beyond the convenience is the address book feature offered to users which allows you to store addresses for future use and to track previous shipments.
Additionally, department stores are found across the U.S., making it easy to try slips on in person or return mail-order shipments that do not fit correctly.
But hidden in fine print was an agreement to pay for monthly product shipments, too.
To cancel or customize further shipments, you can call 877-435-7383.
It is the largest peanut market in the world, is in a great truck-gardening region, and makes large shipments of cotton (822,930 bales in 1905), oysters, coal, fertilizers, lumber, grain, fruits, wine, vegetables, fish and live stock.
Dvina, which falls into the sea below Riga, is shallow above the rapids of Jacobstadt, but navigation is carried on as far as Vitebsk - corn, timber, potash, flax, &c., being the principal shipments of its navigable tributaries (the Obsha, Ulla and Kasplya).
Whatever the ostensible form of a railway tariff, the contribution of the different shipments of freight to these general expenses is determined on the principle of charging what the traffic will bear.
This order came into force on the 30th of April, and the result was a marked decline in the shipments of live cattle and sheep from the River Plate, but a decided increase in the quantity of frozen meat sent thence to the United Kingdom.
The shipments increased from 250,978 bales in 1896-1897 to 495,96 2 bales in 1901-1902 - part, however, being Persian cotton.
Some arrivals have been diverted to Manchester since the opening of the Manchester ship s canal; shipments through the canal from the 1st of entry, September to the 30th of August in each year for the decade 1894-1895 to 1904-1905 are appended - six to eight times as much is still unloaded at Liverpool.
The shipments from Santiago province from 1884 to 1901 aggregated 5, 0 53, 8 47 long tons, almost all going to the United States (which is true of other mineral products also).
Cleveland is the largest ore market in the world, and its huge ore docks are among its most interesting features; the annual receipts and shipments of coal and iron ore are enormous.
Iron shipments from the Mesabi and Vermilion ranges, cereals from the Northwest, fruits and vegetables from the Pacific coast, and Oriental products obtained via the great northern railways, are also elements of great importance in the state's commerce.
The deposits have been partially exhausted by the large shipments of over a half-century, but the export in 1905 was 73,369 tons, valued at £285,729.
A large increase in imports, caused by fictitious prosperity and inability to obtain drafts against guano shipments, led to the exportation of coin to meet commercial obligations, and this soon reduced the currency circulation to a paper basis.
Coal from the Oviedo mines is exported coastwise, and in 1904 the shipments from Aviles for the first time exceeded those from Gijon, reaching a total of more than 290,000 tons.
From 1830 the increase in the production was very rapid, and in 1841 the annual shipments from the Pennsylvania anthracite region had nearly reached 1,000,000 tons, the output of iron at that time being estimated at about 300,000 tons.
The shipments of foreign merchandise each way are relatively insignificant.