Editors. "Warehousing of Goods Act". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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In Britain, the Warehousing of Goods Act is passed, allowing foreigners to deposit goods for import in British warehouses without payment of duty. This marks a notable victory for free trade principles.