dry cargo

dry cargo

[¦drī ′kär‚gō]
(industrial engineering)
Nonliquid cargo, including minerals, grain, boxes, and drums.
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Our dry cargo and tanker vessels supply bases, including: Soto Cano, Honduras; Ascension Island; Azores; Thule, Greenland; Diego Garcia; Kwajalein; Guam; Wake Islands; Okinawa, Japan; Sasebo, Japan; and Yokosuka Naval Base, Japan.
The Turkmen private logistics company "Beyik Yupek yoly" has invested in the technical modernization of the Balkan dry cargo ship,Trendreports with reference to the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan (UIET) May 7.
He complained that during the mango and kinnow season, the space for dry cargo was reduced, though 'we are regular customers of PIA'.
According to the document, in 2016, 2,047 vessels called at Nigerian ports with Dry Cargo Import while 987 vessels did Dry Cargo Export.
The inner harbour handles primarily dry cargo. Little Aden, on the opposite side of the outer harbour to Aden, handles crude, petroleum products and LPG .
'All services are backed by a state-of-the-art logistics hub on 24/7 systems-based operation and a one-stop logistics shop for reefers dry cargo,' the DOTr said in a statement.
Talking to reporter here on Tuesday he said that the port was handling about 650,000 twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU) and 26 million tons of cargo per annum which includes liquid cargo 14 million tons and dry cargo 12 million tons.
According to details the total dry cargo (imports and exports) totalled 39.155m tonnes, up 5.33pc over 37.173m tonnes handled in 2016-17.
France's CMA CGM announced a $55/TEU surcharge for dry cargo, Israel-based ZIM introduced surcharges ranging from $18-$65/TEU and the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) announced an undetermined surcharge.
Dampskibsselskabet Norden A/S (D/S Norden A/S) (CPH: DNORD), a Danish shipping company operating in the dry cargo and tanker segment, announced on Thursday that Hans Feringa, the CEO in Team Tankers and a member of the company's board of directors, has resigned from the board.
According to Norden, this anticipated improvement in earnings is a result of a stronger than expected performance in the fourth quarter of 2017 in both the Dry Cargo business, including the Dry Operator, and the Tanker business.