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    #1

    Are they correct?

    1. It should be ex-factory on March 16.
    2. The ex-factory date should be on March 16.
    3. It should be on March ex-factory.

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    #2

    Re: Are they correct?

    The sentence structure is OK for sentences #1 and #2.

    But what does "ex-factory" mean.

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    #3

    Re: Are they correct?

    Hi susiedqq,

    Ex-factory - Ex means from factory. The goods will be ready on truck / to ship on March 16.

    BTW, I or 2 is more better?

    Regards
    Zoe

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    #4

    Re: Are they correct?

    Then use the words "shipped, ready to ship, will be shipped, have been shipped, or will leave the dock" to describe that the order has left your company and is on the way to the customer.

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