Difference between IGM number and line number
Monday, October 13, 2014     Category : Export Import Terms

 

 

Difference between IGM number and line number in Imports

 

What is IGM number in Imports? What is Line number in IGM? What is the difference between IGM and Line Number in Imports?

 

What is IGM?

 

IGM means, Import General Manifest.

 

Difference between IGM number and line number

Let us discuss about Import General Manifest. Once after arrival of cargo at a destination customs location, the carrier has to file with customs, the details of goods arrived. Each lot of arrival from a particular vessel or aircraft need to be filed separately. Each bunch containing the details of arrival of each shipment is called IGM number. In other words, on each arrival of vessel, aircraft or other carrying vehicle, details of shipments arrived are filed separately.  One bunch  of shipments arrived  is filed under one IGM. Such one bunch contains the goods under different shipments of different parties.  Each shipment under each bill of lading is serially numbered under the said one IGM.  This serial number is called Line number.  Difference between IGM and Gateway IGM

 

Would you like to share your knowledge and experience about IGM number and Line number in Import trade?

 

 

Comment below your thoughts on this article about the difference between IGM and Line number in Import trade.

 

 

 

Related posts:

 

Import General Manifest (IGM)

Can importer sue against shipping company on non receipt of Cargo Arrival Notice

Difference between Demurrage and Detention in import

How to obtain waiver on detention/ demurrage on imported goods/container from Shipping company/CFS

Difference between AWB and HAWB - Airway bill and House Airway bill

What is the difference between re-exports and re-imports

How to start Export Business?

How to get Export Orders?

What are the risks and solutions in Export Business?

Click here to know India Trade Classification(ITC)

Click here to know HS code of other product/commodity

Service Tax - Click here to read complete notification under Budget 2014

What is Bank post shipment credit to exporters?

 

 

 

Comments

 

Discussion Forum


You can also share your thoughts about this article.
Any one can answer on question posted by Readers



  Your Name - required  
  Email ID will not be published - Required  
   
(Enter above code)  


 

   
Track Your Air Shipment Here 
Track Your Sea Shipment Here 
   
   
   
   
   
 
Most Recent Articles
» Airline code starting prefix with
» Difference between standard dry container and Open Top Container
» Difference between standard dry container and Flat rack container
» Difference between normal dry container and Plat form container
» Difference between standard dry container and high cube container
» Difference between normal cargo container and Reefer Container
» Difference between general dry cargo container and Tank Container
» Comparison between GOH container and normal dry container
» Difference between dry cargo container and Tunnel Container
» Difference between normal dry container and Insulated Container
  Import  |
  Export  |
  For Beginners  |
  Track Your Shipment  |
  Abbreviations  |
  Inco Terms  |
  Export India  |
  Import India  |
  Import US  |
  Export Import Terms  |
  Export incentives and benefits  |
  FAQ  |
  Bill of Lading  |
  Foreign Trade Policy 2014-19  |
  Start your own Export Import Business  |
  HS code  |
  Indian Budget 2014-15  |
  Banking (India)  |
  India Trade Classification (ITC)  |
  How to Import  |
  Containers  |
  Me  |  Privacy policy  |  Terms and conditions  
Designed and Hosted by Adsin Media