general cargo


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general cargo

Loose items of cargo that are not containerized or palletized. The term also excludes large unit loads.
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C Steinweg Oman general cargo terminal operator in the port of Sohar succeeded in handling general shipping, large cargo shipping and vehicle shipping in Port of Sohar since 2004.
GK Manral the CEO of Vizag General Cargo Berth Private Limited (VGCB) said on Wednesday (May 29th) that the main purpose of the terminal was to reduce pollution.
General Cargo facilities at Jebel Ali include 30 berths and a total storage area of over 1.
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But at an average speed of only 30 kilometers per hour, trains are getting beat out by trucks, which account for more than 60% of Brazil's internal general cargo shipping, according to Brazilian transportation research company Geipot.
Despite a sluggish national and international economy, an increase in trade with Asia has helped drive overall general cargo volumes in the Port of New York and New Jersey up by more than 13 percent in the first quarter of 2001.
The painting was identified as ``Le Peintre'' - in English, ``The Painter'' - and was shipped as general cargo, not as valuable cargo requiring extra care, Naef said.
According to the study, the advantage of this river/ocean service is that it need only capture a relatively small portion of the large and rapidly growing market to make it a viable service for general cargo movements to Mexico and Central America.
New market study "China General Cargo Logistics Industry Report, 2011-2012" drawn up by ResearchInChina offers a comprehensive guide to the development of the general cargo logistics industry in China by looking at the operations of the top 50 domestic companies.
IN MERSEY | In the Mersey today, | Ruth Borchard, a container vessel coming from and returning to Portugal; Monte, a general cargo vessel carrying biomass from Portugal; Ingunn, a general cargo vessel carrying biomass from Portugal; Straitview, a chemical tanker carrying animal and vegetable oils from the Netherlands; Mario, a general cargo vessel carrying maize from France; Thor Independence, a bulk carrier carrying steel coils from the Republic of Korea.
Bulk, general cargo handling up 37%; containers climb 26%
Gary Lemke, executive vice president of Abu Dhabi Ports Ports unit adds, Master Terminal will boost our service offerings and support us in handling our growing general cargo volumes and delivering trade excellence.

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