There are several shipping jargon used in day to day business.. Port and Starboard are two such terms on a daily basis.. But not everyone is aware of the meanings … Read more here..
A seafarer is never at the front or the back of a ship; they are at the bow or the stern. They are never on the left or right side, … Read more here..
As container shipping has evolved over the years, so have the methods of carrying cargo and types of cargo being carried.. Open Tops and Flat Racks are two of the … Read more here..
There is a new shipping jargon in town and it is called Street Turn.. It is a charge about to be implemented by a few of the shipping lines.. This … Read more here..
NVOCC and Freight Forwarder are entities that many customers use for the movement of their cargo around the world.. Is there a difference between a NVOCC and freight forwarder..?? Let … Read more here..
If you Google the word “Jargon” you will see it described as “special words or expressions used by a profession or group that are difficult for others to understand.” The … Read more here..