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the transfer from one conveyance to another for shipment

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Aside from feasibility study, experts from the Philippine Ports Authority will also come up with a master plan of the Babatngon Port as Eastern Visayas' regional transhipment hub.
Efforts are also being made to arrest the culprits/unscrupulous elements who were importing commercial goods of higher duty slab under the umbrella of transhipment for upcountry, it was further stated.
He termed the MoU as breakthrough for establishment of Cargo Villages and Transhipment Hubs at Karachi, Qasim and Gwadar ports; and at Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad airports.
With this, round the year Transloading and Transhipment operations for handling much needed coal, iron ore and other bulk commodities, is set to begin at this place.
King Abdullah Port has already commenced transhipment, import, and export operations and has been included in the routes of leading global shipping lines.
The transhipment service was a result of close cooperation between the Suez Canal Authority, the Egyptian Authority for Maritime Safety, the Suez Canal Container Terminal and Port Said Container Terminal, said Maged Farrag, NMT chairman.
A stockpile arrangement (twin storage domes) may be required to ensure that each river barge configuration can be unloaded while the large ocean barge is travelling to the transhipment facility.
Importers/exporters have an increased cargo routing menu/choice at Dammam Port, including import (by sea or road), export (by sea), re-export (by sea or road), transhipment (by sea) and transit (by road).
Mr Menkhorst, who was in Bahrain to attend a company board meeting and take part in its global safety day celebrations, said APL, one of the world's largest shipping companies, is operating from Bahrain, using it as a transhipment hub.
These measures include a ban on transhipments at sea to avoid cheating on the origin of fish, new limits for harvesting caged fish and detailed instructions on issuing, completing and validating the standard catch document.
The company is spending MYR200m on port expansion to change its terminal in Perak, north of Kuala Lumpur, into a transhipment hub.
Recent trade data shows a 93% surge in clothing imports from Zimbabwe, indicating transhipment scams also through that country.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-28 August 2007-Finland's Cargotec Corporation acquires Netherlands-based Advanced Cargo Transhipment B.
An international air cargo transhipment programme has begun at Winnipeg International, Canada, which simplifies air carrier access to Winnipeg for air cargo transhipment, providing incentives to use its cargo facilities.
However, the Omani port is also finding that political risk considerations are threatening to undermine its plans to snare more regional transhipment business.