A company (or person) which does business on behalf of another company based on a contractual agreement.
Inventory for any group of items or products, involving multiple stock-keeping units. Synonym: Aggregate Stock
Airline operating regional passenger traffic.
Air Waybill Air Waybill
Abbreviation: AWB. Document used for carriage by air, evidencing the conclusion of a contract of carriage. This is a non-negotiable document of air transport that serves as a receipt for the shipper, indicating that the carrier has accepted the goods listed and obligates itself to carry the consignment to the airport of destination according to specified conditions. Consignment NoteBill of LadingThrough Bill of Lading
Abbreviation: A.R. Broadest form of insurance cover available, providing protection against all risks of physical loss or damage from any external cause. Does not cover loss or damage due to delay, inherent vice, pre-shipment condition, inadequate packaging or loss of market. ICCNamed Perils Policy
Share of the capacity of a means of transport assigned to a certain party, e.g. a carrier or an agent, for the purpose of booking cargo for a specific voyage. Reservation
Phrase referring to the side of a ship. Goods to be delivered "alongside" are to be placed on the dock or barge within reach of the transport ship's tackle so that they can be loaded aboard the ship. Free Alongside Ship (... Named Port of Shipment)
Designed for clients with a small turnover of Goods in Transit. A deposit premium is paid and this is adjusted at the end of the year based on declarations made.
1. A vessel's outfit, such as rigging, anchor and life boats. 2. The term used in distribution/transport of clothing for a single piece of clothing - a garment.