Net tonnage

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Related to Net tonnage: Deadweight tonnage, net tons
(Naut.) the tonnage of a vessel after a deduction from the gross tonnage has been made, to allow space for crew, machinery, etc.

See also: Net

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When compared to the revenue per net tonnage of the vessel, the managerial orientation yielded an insignificant correlation coefficient of r = -0.
Cyprus already has a simplified tonnage tax system for some shipping which charges tax on the net tonnage of vessels.
Displacement calculates the weight of the volume of water, gross tonnage is calculated as one ton per 100 cubic feet of the internal volume of the ship, net tonnage calculates cubic capacity of the cargo space of the ship and deadweight, the weight of the cargo it is permitted to carry.