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Difference between telex release and express release


Are telex release and express release the same..??

Telex Release and Express Release – These are terms that still confuses many people in the industry..

The confusion occurs when these terms are loosely used instead of using it in the strict sense..

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Difference between Vessel agent and Carrier agent


Article explaining the difference between Vessel Agent and Carrier Agent.. Are they NOT the same ?? you ask.. In a few cases it could be the same, but there is also a difference between a Vessel agent and Carrier agent..

Let me explain..

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Difference between pre-carriage and on-carriage


The difference between pre-carriage and on-carriage needs to be understood very clearly by the exporter, importer, shipping line, forwarder, clearing agent, insurance and everyone else involved in order to ensure that the relevant roles, responsibilities, costs and risks are clearly defined..

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Difference between bulk and break bulk


Bulk and Break bulk are two terms that are being used incorrectly and interchangeably during the course of day to day business..

These terms cannot be used interchangeably because there are distinctive differences between Bulk and Break Bulk in terms of cargo, nature, size, capacity, handling, trade, customers, ports, terminals, equipment, infrastructure…………………………………..

How do you differentiate between the two..?? This infographic will help you understand clearly..

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Difference between…..


|| June 15th, 2015 || Difference between || || Estimated reading time: 2 minutes ||

When I searched my site recently, I saw how many articles I had written about the “Difference between” something or the other.. Well, 29 so far to be exact..

This made me realise the importance of these two words and how it helps to clear up misconceptions and confusions..

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Difference between Laden on Board and Shipped on Board


Is there a difference between Laden on Board and Shipped on Board notations on a bill of lading or do they mean the same..??

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Difference between LCL and Consolidation


Difference between LCL and Consolidation..

Let’s look at this question from a reader, in detail and if there is any difference between LCL shipment and a consolidation shipment..

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