bulk cargo


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bulk cargo

[¦bəlk ′kär‚gō]
(industrial engineering)
Cargo which is loaded into a ship's hold without being boxed, bagged, or hand stowed, or is transported in large tank spaces.
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According to the port's information, cargo turnover in July 2019 dropped 2.8 percent month-on-month to 2.541 million tons, which included 1.594 million tons of bulk cargo, 713,900 tons of general cargo and 232,800 tons of liquid cargo.
Of these, dry cargo transshipment amounted to 1.28 million tons (-7.6%), bulk cargo - 2.21 million tons (+ 213.3%).
Oman Shipping possesses a wide variety of ships and high-end vessels, such as the main, large crude oil tanker and liquified gas carrier and four of the worlds largest dry bulk cargo ships, which in total have 1.6 million tonnes
The terminal is fully certified by Sindh Environmental Protection agency (SEPA) for dirty bulk cargo handling, and is the only common user terminal with state-of-the-art coal handling facilities in Pakistan that continues to operate as per best international standards of productivity and World Bank guidelines for environmental-friendly practices.
The handling of dry export cargo recorded a rise of 34.78pc to 11.509m tonnes against 8.539m tonnes whereas liquid bulk cargo export also increased by 14.51pc to 1.507m tonnes from 1.316m tonnes recorded in 2016-17.
Bulk cargo carrier Great-61 carrying Furnace oil and Coal are due to
The Port of Salalah, which is operated by APM Terminals as part of the APM Terminals Global Terminal Network, and in which APM Terminals holds a 30 per cent share, handled 3.03 million tonnes equivalent units (TEUs) in 2014, along with 10.3 million tonnes of bulk cargo.
Abu Dhabi Ports set a record during the first three quarters of 2015 by handling the highest volumes of general and bulk cargo in two consecutive months, July and August.
Abu Dhabi Ports - the master developer, operator and manager of ports and industrial zones in the emirate - handled 19 per cent more general and bulk cargo in the first nine months of 2015 compared to the same period in 2014.
India will provide transit facility to Nepal for bulk cargo movement from two additional trading routes.
MANILA -- The Philippine unit of Intertek, a global cargo inspection-survey company, is calling for mandatory inspection of all containerized shipments to stem the rising incidence of technical smuggling of traditionally bulk or break bulk cargo like sugar, rice and steel.
Pakistan International Bulk Terminal (PIBT) and International Fina-nce Corporation (IFC) have agreed to invest $19 million on constructing a mechanised multi-purpose dry bulk cargo terminal at Port Qasim.