Road trailer consisting of a frame and wheels, specially designed to carry containers.
Battens fitted underneath frames, boxes or packages to raise them off the floor and allow easy access for fork lift trucks, slings or other handling equipment.
Airfreight pallet with rollers.
Abbreviation for Shipper's Letter of Instruction. Shipping Instructions
Special chain, wire rope, synthetic fiber strap or ropes used for cargo handling purposes.
Space on board a vessel, required by one TEU, mainly used for administrative purposes. Slot Charter
Voyage charter whereby the shipowner agrees to place a certain number of container slots (TEU and/or FEU) at the charterer's disposal.
Voyage charter whereby the shipowner agrees to place part of the vessels capacity at the charterer's disposal.
Abbreviation: SCR. Rate applicable to carriage of specifically designated commodities (air cargo).
Abbreviation: SDR. Unit of account from the International Monetary Fund, used to express the amount of the limitations of a carrier's liability.