Como la terminología de los glosarios tiene aplicación en el negocio internacional, le ofrecemos también en nuestra página en idioma español esta información en inglés.
Flow of materials and components which goes to and through the factory for the production process. Procurement Logistics
Federal Maritime Commission (Control of shipping acts USA).
Incoterm for "Free on Board". Incoterms
(Free on board vessel.) Seller owns goods until they are loaded on vessel; selling price includes all costs so far plus cost of loading on vessel. Incoterms
Free on Rail
Title of a standard clause in marine contracts exempting the parties for non-fulfillment of their obligations as a result of conditions beyond their control, such as earthquakes, floods, or war. Act of God
Stowage from the bow to the stern (lengthwise), as opposed to stowage athwartships. Athwartships
1. An estimation or calculation in advance; a prediction. 2. The amount of cargo expected to be booked for a specific flight or vessel. 3. The number of containers expected to be used in a certain area.
Abbreviation: Fo'c's'le. Forward part of a vessel where stores, ropes and anchor chains are located.