Tera Logistics

October 7, 2019 - Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods Class 1: Explosive Materials

The United Nations established Explosive Materials as Dangerous Goods Class 1. The main characteristics are a rapid transformation from the solid to hot gas form, creating a destructive blast with... continue reading

September 2, 2019 - Marine Cargo

Type of Marine Cargo: Neo Bulk

What is Neo Bulk Cargo Neo bulk cargo is a third subcategory of general cargo. Recently, it promotes to the main category of cargo, alongside the general cargo and bulk cargo. It includes cargoes... continue reading

August 5, 2019 - Marine Cargo

Type of Marine Cargo: Liquid Bulk

What is Liquid Bulk Cargo Liquid bulk cargo is carried unpackaged in any quantity and usually transported by ships that are commonly referred to as tankers which are built specially to make the... continue reading

July 1, 2019 - Marine Cargo

Type of Marine Cargo: Dry Bulk

What is Dry Bulk Cargo Dry bulk cargo is a variety of solid goods that are transported by logistics company in large unpackaged units and measured as tons of deadweight tonnage (dwt). The weight of... continue reading

June 3, 2019 - Marine Cargo

Type of Marine Cargo: Break Bulk

What is Break Bulk Cargo Break bulk cargo is a type of general cargo that is loaded individually in defined load units, such as bagged, drummed, palletized, and other unitized goods. Break bulk... continue reading

May 6, 2019 - Marine Cargo

Type of Marine Cargo: Containerized

What is Containerized Cargo Containerized cargo is a type of general cargo that is shipped as container load units. It is carried by certain ships, namely container carriers. Since the advent of... continue reading

April 1, 2019 - Logistics Parties

Fifth Party Logistics (5PL) Definition

Fifth party logistics operator has specified jobs using recent technologies from implementing logistics solutions to negotiating rates.  Like 4PL, the company that known as 5PL belongs to the... continue reading

March 4, 2019 - Logistics Parties

Fourth Party Logistics (4PL) Definition

Fourth party logistics also known as lead logistics provider company is quite similar to 3PL. Despite so, it has a wide gap when it comes to managing services to the clients. Common terms about... continue reading

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