The Business of Shipping

T HIS VOL U M E has been written to describe the business side of a commercial enterprise whose field is the entire civilized world. Historically, the theory and knowledge of shipping management, as distinguished from the practical skills of seaman­ ship, have been transmitted from one generation to...

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Main Author: Kendall, Lane C.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 1986, 1986
Edition:Fifth Edition
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • The Beginning
  • 11. The Ramifications of Containerization
  • 12. The Ocean Bill of Lading
  • 13. How Freight Rates Are Made
  • 14. The Traffic Study
  • 15. Steamship Conferences
  • 16. The Logic of Steamship Scheduling
  • 17. Scheduling and Bunkering
  • 18. Planning for a New Ship
  • 19. Passenger Cruises
  • 20. Industrial and Special Carriers
  • 21. Tanker Management
  • 22. The American Shipping Subsidy System
  • 23. The Business of Shipping
  • Notes
  • About the Author