Liner terms

Container shipping terms: main abbreviations

FIOS
FIFO
FILO
LIFO
LILO
CAF
BAF
CUC
FICY
LI_DOOR
Free in/out (loading/discharging is at consigner`s cost)
FIOS
Free in/Free out (vide FIOS)
FIFO
Free in/Liner out (loading is at consigner`s cost, discharging is at liner cost)
FILO
Liner in/Free out (loading is at liner cost, discharging is at consigner`s cost)
LIFO
Liner in/out (loading and discharging is at liner cost)
LILO
(Currency Adjustment Factor) is a fee applied to the shipping costs to compensate for exchange rate fluctuations
CAF
Bunker Adjustment Factor) refers to floating part of sea freight charges which represents additions due to oil prices
BAF
Chassis Using Charge) is a duty for using chassis
CUC
Free in/Container yard (loading is at consigner`s cost, delivering is provided to container yard)
FICY
Liner in / Door (loading is at liner cost, delivering is provided to client`s door)
LI-DOOR