Dictionary of Shipping Terms
by Brodie, Peter
6th ed. Covers terminology from all aspects of the shipping industry–operational, legal, and commercial. Includes over 2,000 words, terms, phrases, and abbreviations. This edition also contains the latest technological and other improvements in cargo handling and port equipment; developments in the way freight charges and surcharges are levied; and new documentation on bills of lading and charter-party clauses.