Total weight of the containers and cargo in a certain row.
Abbreviation: SIC. Method, used in the United States, to categorize companies into different industrial groupings.
Abbreviation: SITC. Standard numerical code system developed by the United Nations to classify commodities used in international trade.
Right side of a vessel when facing towards the front or forward end.
State in the country in which the cargo was first loaded on board of an aircraft (air cargo).
State in which the operator has its principal place of business or, if it has no such place of business, its permanent residence (air cargo).
Agency representing a steamship company that does not have an office in the particular port. Performs services to maintain operations on behalf of vessel owners.
Group of steamship operators that operate under mutually agreed-upon freight rates and other conditions.
Function, with the aid of specific software, for tracking and forecasting (IRMA, MINKA), to direct empty containers to areas of demand at minimum cost.
Foremost part of a vessel.