Shipper Ships

Shipping

Meanings and phrases

shipping

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials; transportation; transport
  2. conveyance provided by the ships belonging to one country or industry; cargo ships; merchant marine; merchant vessels

shipping agent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the agent of a shipowner

shipping articles

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a contract between crew and captain of a ship; articles of agreement

shipping clerk

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an employee who ships and receives goods

shipping company

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a company that provides shipping services
E.g.
  • Haaland started his own shipping company in 1914.
  • Tor Line The Tor Line was a freight shipping company.
  • It was the world's largest heavy lift shipping company.

shipping fever

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a deadly form of septicemia in cattle and sheep; involves high fever and pneumonia; contracted under conditions of exposure or exhaustion (as often happens when the animals are shipped to market); shipping pneumonia

shipping office

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the office of a shipping agent; an office where seamen are hired

shipping pneumonia

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a deadly form of septicemia in cattle and sheep; involves high fever and pneumonia; contracted under conditions of exposure or exhaustion (as often happens when the animals are shipped to market); shipping fever

shipping room

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a room where goods are packaged and shipped

shipping companies

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Guyana's foreign trade is handled by foreign shipping companies.
  • The shipping companies of the family remain as Lundqvistrederierna.
  • Wilhelmsen, one of the world's largest shipping companies, since 1978.

merchant shipping

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Thus the Baltic Sea has long been crossed by much merchant shipping.
  • From time to time, they also preyed upon American merchant shipping.
  • Later writers noted merchant shipping links between Bengal and Roman Egypt.

shipping industry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The shiploader is essential to the global shipping industry.
  • One industry in which Greece had major success was the shipping industry.
  • However, the majority of the conflict's impact was felt in the shipping industry.

shipping lanes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After passing west of Bermuda, the tropical cyclone tracked across numerous shipping lanes.
  • These seamen had kept the shipping lanes open enabling New Zealand's wool-clip to be sent to England.
  • Some icebreakers ply the lakes, keeping the shipping lanes open through other periods of ice on the lakes.

shipping containers

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The harbor was littered with toppled shipping containers.
  • Plastic shipping containers and storage tubs often have handles molded into them.
  • They are ill-suited for the standard and ISO shipping containers used around the globe.

shipping magnate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2001, Norwegian shipping magnate John Fredriksen bought the property for £37 million.
  • In New York, he met and fell in love with Norah Grace, the daughter of a shipping magnate.
  • His father was Sir James Knott the famous shipping magnate who set up the Prince Line in 1895.

shipping business

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After the war, Smith engaged in the shipping business.
  • Drop shippers need reliable and quality supplier to build their drop shipping business.
  • He ran a store in Suffield, and from an early age began investing in the shipping business.

shipping line

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The bank’s endorsement of the bills of lading to the shipping line had been forged.
  • MSC’s shipping line sails on more than 200 trade routes, calling at over 315 ports.
  • It is the world's second-largest shipping line in terms of container vessel capacity.

shipping point

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Loray once was the shipping point of timber extracted from nearby mountainous forests.
  • Gause was a shipping point for Milam County farmers who shipped corn, cotton, and cottonseed oil.
  • In 1910 he became British Consul at Savannah, Georgia, which was a shipping point for the cotton trade between the U.S. and Great Britain.

commercial shipping

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The port was closed to commercial shipping in the 1960s.
  • This section was formerly navigable to commercial shipping.
  • The agency is to a certain degree financed through fees levied on commercial shipping.

coastal shipping

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Several rivers are accessible to coastal shipping in Guinea-Bissau.
  • Larger boats can follow longer coastal shipping routes within the perimeter Istanbul-Varna-Mangalia-Odessa-Yalta.
  • Next, Duncan was ordered to cruise in the Western Mediterranean off Naples and continued his successful operations against coastal shipping.

shipping lines

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • One of the most notable shipping lines was the McCorkell Line operated by Wm.
  • The action added a premium of 1% of cargo value, "infuriating shipping lines", according to news reports.
  • The route is known as the HH Ferry route and has been sailed by several shipping lines throughout history.

enemy shipping

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She patrolled the zone without sighting any enemy shipping for more than a month.
  • The 41st also raided enemy shipping in an attempt to tighten a blockade of the Japanese home islands.
  • Their primary mission was the long-range interdiction of enemy shipping trying to run the blockade, which was strangling Japan.

began shipping

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Toronto began shipping waste to the site in 2010.
  • The processor began shipping in the fall of 2012.
  • Oculus began shipping Development Kit 2 (DK2) in July 2014.

shipping container

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She imprisons him in a shipping container.
  • The system fits in a 20-foot shipping container and weighs less than ten tons.
  • He has collided with a wayward shipping container, ripping a hole in the hull.

international shipping

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There has been no Iranian attacks on international shipping since the IMSC began.
  • Mediterranean Shipping Company Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. (MSC) is a Swiss-Italian international shipping line.
  • It is one of the leading international shipping events and an important meeting place and forum for the shipping industry.

shipping routes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, shipping routes via the polar region could shorten the trip to 10 days.
  • RAAF Catalina flying boats also successfully laid mines in Japanese shipping routes.
  • Larger boats can follow longer coastal shipping routes within the perimeter Istanbul-Varna-Mangalia-Odessa-Yalta.

shipping channel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She was in the shipping channel carrying a load of coal.
  • Farther northeast, the roadway rises for the North Channel Bridges, a high-level crossing of a shipping channel.
  • In addition, across the shipping channel, there are two spans which retract to permit the passage of ocean-going vessels.

shipping route

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Its main intended role comes as being a component of this east-west navigable shipping route.
  • The city lies on the right bank of the Taedong River, which was large enough to provide a shipping route to the sea.
  • Somerset became redundant as a port once a safer shipping route to the Torres Strait was found and a settlement on Thursday Island was built from 1876.

major shipping

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Today Gdańsk is a major shipping port and tourist destination.
  • The two major shipping companies providing these links are SNCM and Corsica Ferries.
  • Two major shipping companies (Austrian Lloyd and Austro-Americana) and several shipyards were located there.
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