freight rate


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Noun1.freight rate - the charge for transporting something by common carrier; "we pay the freight"; "the freight rate is usually cheaper"
charge per unit, rate - amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis; "a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5"
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For look you, when I place a big contract, the terms of which favor me a goodly profit, the freight rate from my quarry to market is promptly raised.
"We remain constructive on freight rate recovery in the fourth quarter, based on continued U.S.
During the review period, the spot freight rate has increased due to the recovery of the operating environment of the global bulker shipping market, and the rise in dry bulk cargo market and China's import of coal.
As the government has agreed for revision of oil tankers' freight rate for the hard areas, therefore All Pakistan PSO Carriage Contractor Association (APPCCA) has decided to end the week-long strike immediately, General Secretary All Pakistan PSO Carriage Contractor Association (APPCCA), Nauman Ali Butt said while talking to media.
In the current real-time scenario, it is almost next to impossible to predict the "exact" freight rate. Plus, due to several fluctuations in the market conditions, it is difficult to interpret what would be going to occur.
Javellana alleged the traders purchased the cement at an average freight rate of only $6.38 per MT, which was roughly $17 lower than the standard freight rate of $23 per MT.
Bob Tuchek, president of RSI Logistics, said, 'The FRN team created the most robust rail freight rate analysis and cost modelling tool on the market.
ship-owner or charterer) charges for transporting cargo overseas is known as the freight rate. In addition to the freight rate, a carrier may levy other charges, such as Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF), Currency Adjustment Factor (CAF) and Terminal Handling Charges (THC), war risk premiums, piracy surcharges, a container sealing fee, an electronic release of cargo fee, and late fees (e.g.
Industry insiders pointed out that the current freight rate hikes are initiated by the Denmark-based A.P.
The optimised AFRA product is the culmination of a three year project with significant investment by OAG Cargo and it is expected to become the new standard for air freight rate management by airlines and their customers.
MANAMA: Shipping companies will now be allowed to set common freight rate levels and determine surcharges.

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