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Specialised shipping container designed to stow clothing on hangers.
Abbreviation for Hazardous Material. Please refer Dangerous Goods.
Please refer Dangerous
High Density Compression
Compression of a cotton bale to approximately 32 pounds (14.5 kgs) per cubic foot.
container which exceeds 8 foot 6 inches or 2.6213 metres in height.
The merging of two or more consignments from different
originating geographical locations under one shipment and bill of lading for joint delivery.
Also referred to as a cargo hold,
it is the section within a ship or aircraft designed to stow cargo.
Please refer Bill Of Lading.
to as a hostler or yard hustler, a hustler is a tractor which is used to move shipping containers within a CFS or port.
Air Transport Association.
International Chamber of Commerce.
Importing Countries Phytosanitary Requirements.
shipment of goods into a country from abroad.
Additionally referred to as an import permit, an import license is a
government document required in some countries authorising the importation of goods and merchandise.
referred to as import controls, import restrictions are any method employed by a country to limited the import of goods and merchandise
such as quota, tariff, etc.
An import delivery or shipment.
1in = 2.54cm.
Incoterms (Inco Terms)
Incoterms or International
Commerce Terms are a standardisation of international trade terms published by the International Chamber of Commerce and accepted
by legal authorises, governments, and agencies all over the world. They are primarily used for the authoritative and uniformed interpretation
of common international trade terms to define costs and liabilities between parities.
A transport company that hauls
freight inland from port.
Specified terms of compensation should goods be damaged, lost, destroyed or adversely delayed
Official insurance document issued by an insurance company to the consignee, assuring freight is
covered for loss and damage whilst in transit.
A transport company which has hauling fleets across two or more
modes of transportation, such as air and ground fleets.
The hauling of goods and merchandise by two or more different modes
A comprehensive stock list.
A bill summarising goods and services purchased and associated costs due.