A Guide to Understanding the Terminology about Sea Freight Rates

Posted by Port City Logistics on Nov 10, 2022 12:49:25 PM

For shippers moving containerized freight, it’s frustrating enough that you have to often wait on forwarders to provide you with a rate quote. Even after receiving it, it might sometimes feel like you need a dictionary next to your desk just to decipher the logistics terminology and acronyms in your sea rate quotes. Fortunately, we understand your pain and have compiled a list of supply chain management terms about surcharges that commonly appear in sea freight rates. 

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