Over the years, the shipping logistics sector has evolved so much that the executives need to deliver fast and at the same time without any mistake. This handy ready-reckoner will possibly ease their life a bit by taking off the memory burden with its presence in office drawers or in the pocket.
Moreover persons remotely connected with shipping also comes across such terms that relate to freight, carriage, insurance, multimodal operations, chartering and may be functioning of ports. At times it so happens that some communication arrives at odd hours and then it becomes difficult to decipher the exact meaning at the right moment thus delaying the answers.
This compendium of Shipping Logistics terms is a companion to the ports and shipping logistics fraternity who are exposed to these terms day in and day out; but unknown terms pop-out when least expected.