Freight, shipping and chartering glossary

Begriff Bedeutung
Ocean Freight The shipping of goods by sea via shipping containers.
Seefrachtbrief A document that draws up the contract for the carriage of goods by sea.
Off-Hire-Klausel Terms of a time charter agreement on the suspension of payment for the use of a vessel.
Entladen Discharge of cargo from a vessel.
Öffnungsraten A rate negotiated by a shipper at a shipping line (conference) for additional loading of the agreed limited consignment to one of the vessels of the line.
Öffnen Sie die Registry A term used in place of "flag of convenience" or "flag of necessity" to denote registry in a country that offers favorable tax, regulatory, and other incentives to ship owners from other nations.
Offener Container A container with an open roof and designed to carry cargo that is too large to be loaded through standard container doors, such as machinery.
Übertonung Eine Situation, in der es im Allgemeinen oder in einem bestimmten Handel zu viele Schiffe für das Niveau der verfügbaren Ladungen gibt.