Logo
MARINE VESSEL TRAFFIC
Live Vessel Tracking, Containers, Air Cargo, Post, EMS
 MARITIME NEWS     Live Maps :   Cargo | Tankers | Tugs/Pilot | Fishing | Containers | Passenger | Yachts | Military
     Tools :   BDI | IMPA | Bunker | Pallets | Incoterms | Cruises | Pirates | Voyage Planner
Cargo Flight Tracker   Weather Forecast  
UTC 

Friday, January 18, 2013

Shipping Terms - Letter Q

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

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z 


QIT
Quality Improvement Team
Quarantine
The period during which a vessel, its equipment, cargo, crew or passengers, suspected to carry or carrying a contagious disease is detained in isolation to prevent the spread of such a disease.
Quay (Pier)
The part of a wharf intended for the mooring of vessels.
Quota
A control system for imports, exports or production by specifying certain limitation.
Quotation
Offer providing the price according to tariff for certain services to be provided or issued to a customer with specification on conditions for carriage.
Tags: Glossary, Dictionary, Explained, Define, Meaning, Description.

Share this article: