Person who records the number of cargo items together with the condition thereof at the time it is loaded into or discharged from a vessel or container.
Tank, surrounded by a framework with the overall dimensions of a container for the transport of liquids or gasses in bulk.
Vessel designed for the carriage of liquid cargo in bulk.
Tare Weight of Container
Weight of a container or packing materials without the weight of the goods it contains.
Weight of an empty container including all fittings and appliances associated with that particular type of container in its normal operating condition. Synonym: Tare Mass of Container
Schedule of rates, charges and related transport conditions.
Application of a higher tariff rate to imported goods after a specified quantity of the item has entered the country at a lower prevailing rate.
Waterproof material, e.g. canvas, to spread over cargo to protect it from weather. Open-Sided Container
The conditions agreed upon between trading partners regarding the delivery of goods and the related services. Note: Under normal circumstances the Incoterms are used to prevent any misunderstandings. Incoterms