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.
Method of transport used for the conveyance of goods (e.g. by rail, by road, by sea).
Abbreviation: MFN. Provision of certain international agreements, including the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), which affords countries the right to have their goods treated no less favorably than the goods of any other country. For example, the GATT MFN clause gives each member the right to have customs duties levied upon its products at the lowest rate offered to any other member nation.
Multimodal Transport Operator/Carrier
Vessel designed for the carriage of different types of cargo: general, bulk, heavy and/or containerized cargo. Multi-Purpose Carrier
Carriage of goods (containers) by at least two different modes of transport.
Combined Transport Document
Abbreviation: MTO/Carrier. Entity on whose behalf the transport document or any document evidencing a contract of multimodal carriage of goods is issued and which is responsible for the carriage of goods pursuant to the contract of carriage.
Selecting of and working with more than two equivalent suppliers for a certain product.