transshipment

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trans·ship

(trăns-shĭp′) also tran·ship (trăn-shĭp′)
tr. & intr.v. trans·shipped, trans·ship·ping, trans·ships also tran·shipped or tran·ship·ping or tran·ships
To transfer or be transferred from one conveyance to another for reshipment or reexport.

trans·ship′ment n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.transshipment - the transfer from one conveyance to another for shipmenttransshipment - the transfer from one conveyance to another for shipment
transfer, transferral, transportation, conveyance, transport - the act of moving something from one location to another
Translations

transshipment

[trænsˈʃɪpmənt] Ntransbordo m
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We have always been pushing for transshipments with a focus on efficiency and cost saving gains for carriers and will continue this in the future also," Hardiman reiterated when asked about the transshipment prospects for KBSP over the next three to five years.
The black solid lines represent possible transshipments among various warehouses within the company.
MANILA -- The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has ordered its personnel to electronically monitor transshipments starting Monday.
In bulk grain segment, by entering into annual lease agreements, the Group had locked up the domestic corn transshipments of certain targeted major customers.
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Because of the UAE's strategic location and international status on the import and export market, it faces a challenge in controlling export, import and re-export operations and in improving techniques and tools to prevent illegal transshipments.
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Although transshipments are growing as a percentage of the port's business, local importers remain a central component as well.
More specifically, this area of research can be divided into two major research streams: the emergency lateral transshipments and the preventive lateral transshipments.
Companies are utilizing emergency lateral transshipments between retailers to meet customer demand to improve service levels and / or reduce costs [Minner et al.
Transshipments can cause delays particularly if cargo is frustrated at a port.
Customs investigation into alleged apparel transshipments that could eventually lead to the renegotiation of the controversial bilateral textiles agreement between the two countries.