Important Points for Committing Cargo Quantities in Tanker Ships

Original posted by Chief Officer Abhishek Bhanawat for http://www.marineinsight.com One of the most vital aspects of trading with tanker ships is loading and unloading of the cargo with utmost safety and efficiency, without polluting the marine environment.Safety of cargo operation implies and includes pre-planning of the cargo before the quantity is nominated and the fixture (Consists of approximate…

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What are Pallets and Palletizing in Shipping?

This article was originally posted by Mohit in http://www.marineinsight.com..   Pallets are plane (flat) structures utilised in cargo container ships for supporting goods or containers. Cargo consignments are piled atop these structures, the process being referred to as palletizing. Palletizing is regarded to be a sure-safe way of dispatching marine cargo consignments, just as palletized cargo ships are…

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How long is a bank guarantee issued in lieu of a lost original bill of lading valid..??

This article provides information on the validity of a bank guarantee issued in lieu of a Lost Original Bill of Lading..

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How long is a bank guarantee issued in lieu of a lost original bill of lading valid..??

I previously wrote about What to do when an Original Bill of lading is lost.. One of the questions that came up after that was, if a shipper is submitting a bank guarantee, how long is the guarantee valid because he cant afford to keep money held up for this..  Generally all that the bank…

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