Pre-Carriage, Carriage and On-Carriage explained

This article explains and clarifies the difference between Pre-Carriage, Carriage and On-Carriage and how these come together to provide the full spectrum of services to the customer.. Go to full … Read more here..

What is GRI (General Rate Increase) in shipping and what is its implication..??

What is General Rate Increase

General Rate Increase (GRI) – a term liked by the shipping lines and loathed by the trading community.. This article explains what GRI means to people on either side of … Read more here..

What is a Blank sailing..??

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Trans-Pacific carriers accelerate blank sailings More blank sailings spell volatility for trans-Pacific AE2-blank-sailing-announcement-Europe-Services – Maersk Falling US imports spell more trans-Pacific blankings Soft demand and falling rates push 2M to … Read more here..

What are “lost slots”..??

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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..