The bill of lading telegraph is the telegraph delivery. The foreign carrier retains a full set of original bills of lading and informs the agent at the port of destination that the consignee can pick up the goods with a copy of the bill of lading stamped with the original official seal and a guarantee letter. The English expression method of electric discharge: such as cable release and telex release.
The bill of lading is mainly for the purpose of resolving the contradiction of "the arrival of the bill of lading not arriving" at the destination port. The normal circulation of bills of lading is based on the premise that it can reach the consignee before the goods arrive at the destination port, which was not a problem in the past.
The bill of lading is a document of property rights. Only after receiving the original bill of lading can the customer clear the goods at the destination port. The bill of lading means that you give up the original bill of lading (original BOL), as long as the customer has a copy or fax of the bill of lading. Generally, if the transportation time of the goods is relatively short, the bill of lading will be used.