Caveat emptor

Mongelluzzo, Bill
March 2004
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);3/8/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p28
Discusses the surcharges in negotiating service contracts with shipping carriers. Reasons why shippers need to be cautious of acronyms and fine prints that stand for the surcharges in the contract; Percentage of possible increases in freight bills; Description of surcharges; List of acronyms that represent surcharges in the trans-Pacific containerized ocean trades.


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