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Unusual Container Weight Fraud Uncovered

The International Maritime Bureau has been alerted to a fraud involving a shipping container’s weight and size that is atypical of what one might out of a container weight fraud case; the tare weight, or unladen weight of the container itself was unrealistically falsified and much higher than the actual, correct weight of the container. 473 more words

International Shipping

Lição 10 - Possessives

KEY: o meu livro (my book), a minha pasta (my folder), os meus livros (my books), as minhas pastas (my folders); o teu amigo (your friend), a tua amiga (your friend-for a female), os teus amigos (your friends), as tuas amigas (your friends); o seu (his/her/their); o nosso (our), a nossa (our); os nossos (our), as nossas (our); o vosso (your), a vossa (your), os vossos (your), as vossas (your). 297 more words

Portuguese 101

Container traffic to hit 1 billion TEU in 2020

Dinesh Sharma, senior research manager at Drewry Maritime Advisors, says that global container throughput would rise between 5% and 5.5% a year up to the end of the decade. 218 more words

International Shipping