Glossary

CMR document

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A CMR document is a type of waybill for road transport. The CMR (Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road) is UN convention that relates to various legal issues when transporting goods by road.

The CMR document itself has a standardized lay-out and has following parts:

  • page for shipper - red
  • page for carrier - green
  • page for consignee - blue

example document: