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What does abandon mean in freight forwarding?

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A / Abandon

If the consignee of a shipment does not take possession of the goods from the carrier at the destination port, the consignee is said to have abandoned the shipment. It is possible for a consignee to abandon an entire shipment or even part of it.

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