How Much Do You Know Shipping?

6 Questions
How Much Do You Know Shipping?

For those in and aspiring to be in the shipping and freight forwarding industries.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

  • 2. 
    What does "CTO" stands for?
    • A. 

      Container Terminal Operator

    • B. 

      Combined Transport Operator

    • C. 

      Container Trucking Overview

    • D. 

      Container Turn-in Operator

  • 3. 
    When a buyer is using Ex-Works incorterm where does his rensponsibility start?
    • A. 

      At the port of loading.

    • B. 

      At the port of discharge.

    • C. 

      At the freight forwarder's office.

    • D. 

      At the seller's premises

  • 4. 
    What is a bill of lading?
    • A. 

      Is a receipt for goods received, is the evidence of contract of carriage, is a document of title.

    • B. 

      Is a ship's certificate, is a forwarders licence, is a document of insurance.

    • C. 

      Is the final document in shipping, is a manifest, is a marine insurance certificate.

    • D. 

      Is a receipt of money paid, is a carriers proof, is a document issued to the goverment for registeration of a shipping line.

  • 5. 
    In container shipping what does the following terms stand for "(HC, GP,OT)?
    • A. 

      Hard Container, Given Pallet, Over Turn.

    • B. 

      Half Container, Groupage Parcel, Ocean Terminal.

    • C. 

      High Cube, Grand Port, Order Terms.

    • D. 

      High Cube, General Purpose, Open Top.

  • 6. 
    What does the word "TEU" stand for in shipping?
    • A. 

      Twenty Foot Equivalent.

    • B. 

      Twenty Feet Emergency

    • C. 

      Twin Freight Export

    • D. 

      Transhipment Freight Equipment