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trans·ship·ment cen·ter

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  1. entrepot, transshipment centernoun

    a port where merchandise can be imported and then exported without paying import duties

    "Bahrain has been an entrepot of trade between Arabia and India since the second millennium BC"


  1. transshipment center

    A transshipment center is a strategic point or hub in a logistics network where cargo is transferred from one vehicle or mode of transportation to another for onward shipment. It is a place where shipments are consolidated, sorted, or broken down and then further forwarded to their final destinations. This center can be a seaport, airport, or a warehouse with rail or road connections. The transshipment process maximizes the efficiency of the supply chain and reduces shipping costs.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of transshipment center in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of transshipment center in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7


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