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10 Largest Container Ship Operators (By Capacity)

The 10 largest container Ship operators (By Capacity) mentioned below. The TEU capacity of each line has considered for the listing. 01. APM-Maersk APM- Maersk ranked...

Port Terminology

Port industry has different Port Terminology. We have gathered them here for you to understand them easily. Berthing The process of anchoring a vessel in a...

Port Models

The majority of the ports in the world are state-owned. A body or an authority administrates the port as the agents of the country....

Hull Claims – Marine Insurance

What is a Hull Claim? Hull claims are available for the ships. During an unexpected peril ship also can get damaged or even loss. Hull...

Cargo Claims – Marine Insurance

What are the Losses and Indemnity available under Marine Insurance Policies? While your cargo onboard-on sea, a lot of things can go wrong. This unforeseen...

Cabotage Law in Sea Transportation

What Does Cabotage Mean? Cabotage Law in Sea Transportation is the transporting of goods and passengers between ports in a country by a foreign transporter. What...

What is HS Code – Harmonized System (The complete Guide)

What is HS Code? Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System is commonly known as the HS Code or Harmonized System. The World Customs Organisation (WCO)...

Introduction to Sea Port and Harbour

Introduction to Sea Port and Harbour provides you a complete knowledge including identifying the difference of harbour and port as well as the available...

AMS filing- Automated Manifest System

What is AMS meaning in shipping? AMS-Automated Manifest System is the manifesting system in U.S ports. This is also identified as U.S Customs 24-Hour manifesting...

The Charter Party Contract

What is Chartering? In general, you know how cargo moves via sea with the support of the carrier. If the shipper has cargo to fill...

Customs House Agent (CHA)- Customs Broker

Who is a Customs House Agent? As the name reflects the agent of the customs calls the Customs House Agent. The customs broker act as...

Customs Declaration- CusDec

What is CusDec Stand for? Customs Declaration What is the Use of Customs Declaration? Every country has a border control body to control the goods flow...