War Risk Insurance coverage for loss of goods resulting from any act of war.


Warehouse A place for the reception, delivery, consolidation, distribution, and storage of goods/cargo.


Warehousing The storing of goods/cargo.


Waybill (WB) A document prepared by a transportation line at the point of a shipment; shows the point of the origin, destination, route, consignor, consignee, description of shipment and amount charged for the transportation service. It is forwarded with the shipment or sent by mail to the agent at the transfer point or waybill destination. Abbreviation is WB. Unlike a bill of lading, a waybill is NOT a document of title.