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certificate of origin

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document declaring origin of imported goods a document showing where imported goods come from or were made

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Definitions of ’certificate of origin’ and meaning of ’certificate of origin’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’certificate of origin’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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