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Friday, January 11, 2013

Shipping Terms - Letter J

Glossary
of
Maritime, Shipping and Commercial Terms,
Expressions, Abbreviations, Measuring Units, etc.
Dictionary of Shipping Terms

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Jetty
A mole or breakwater, built into the sea to protect the harbour or coast.
JHTA
Japan Harbour Transportation Association
Jib
a. Projecting arm of a crane.
b. Attachment connected to the top of a crane boom.
JIT
Just in Time
JOC
Journal of Commerce (U.S.) A trade publication. Trade transportation journal.
JOC Stats
Journal of Commerce Statistics. Statistics indicating cargo movement over specific period from specific port. (U.S.)
Joint Venture
A joint activity of two or more companies, usually performed under a common name.
Jumbo-ised
The enlargement of a vessel f. inst. through the insertion of one or more sections.
Jurisprudence
Juridical decisions used for explanation and meaning of law.
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