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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Three ships, Oil Tanker `Glorious' Bulk Cargo carrier `Young Harmony' and Gas carrier Ejnan sailed out to sea on Wednesday morning, while two more ships, General Cargo carrier Da Liang and Bulk Cargo carrier Union Explorer are expected to sail on same day in the afternoon.
Berth occupancy was maintained at the Port at 56% on Sunday where a total of ten ships namely, APL Japan, Safmarine Ngami, Wish Way, Nautical Alice, Porthos, White Purl, Star Trader, Ginga Puma, Stera Immportal and Pavino Spirit are currently occupying berths to load/offload containers, general cargo, dredger, coal, LPG, soya bean seeds, phosphoric acid, palm oil and furnace oil resdpectively duning last 24 hours.
On July 1, 2015, Abu Dhabi Ports went live with its new terminal operating software at Zayed Port - the first of seven ports scheduled to upgrade its legacy system to Jade Master Terminal - an important regional hub for general cargo and home to Abu Dhabi's growing cruise industry.
Taking the place of the operational systems at Abu Dhabi Ports, the futuristic port management software will offer all-inclusive support related to the supervision of the general cargo operations, comprising bulk, break bulk, project and Roll-On/Roll-Off (RORO) cargo.
Muscat: Although Salalah Port's expansion of the general cargo berths and the liquid jetty is progressing well, there could be a delay in completing the project due to electrical and corridor works.
S roughly at the same time as the general cargo arrival.
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.
Total general cargo rose from 4,288,000 metric tons in the first quarter of 2000 to 4,866,000 in 2001, a 13.
Meanwhile two more ships Star Csirious and DA with Canola Seeds and General Cargo also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during the same day.
A brand new terminal operating system (TOS) has been executed by Abu Dhabi Ports that would raise general cargo operations, significantly developing processing times and the full range of customer service offerings.
MUSCAT: The Government is expected to award the general cargo expansion project contract of Salalah port by next month.

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