Glossary


LCL

FCL

CFS

CY

FAK

20'

40'

TEU

FEU

lbs.

cft.

kg.

cbm/m3

Ex Works

FOB

C&F / CIF


FIS


DO

APCA

CAF

BAF

CABAF

THC

TRC
Less than full Container Load

Full Container Load

Container Freight Station (Depot)

Container Yard (Wharf)

Freight all Kinds

Standard 20 foot long international container = 1 TEU

Standard 40 foot long international container = 2 TEU or 1 FEU

1 Twenty Foot Equivalent Unit

1 Forty Foot Equivalent Unit

Pounds - 2.204lbs = 1kg.

Cubic feet - 35.315 cubic feet =1 cubic metre

Kilogram - 1000kg = 1 tonne

Cubic Metre

Buyer bears all costs of transportation from seller's premises

Seller responsible for costs up to Free On Board ship

Costs & Freight / Cost Insurance & Freight, seller responsible for costs to bring
goods to named destination. Buyer's responsibility for costs commences at ships rail

Free In Store - Sellers responsibility for all costs, including duty,
for delivery into Buyers premises

Delivery Order

Australian Port Charges Additional

Currency Adjustment Factor

Bunker Adjustment Factor

Currency Adjustment Factor + Bunker Adjustment Factor

Terminal Handling Charge

Terminal Receiving Charge


Containers

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Refrigerated & Reefer Containers

General Container


Closed container suitable for all types of general cargo.

Open Top Containers


Containers have a top loading facility designed for the carriage of heavy and awkward cargo.

Flat Rack Container


Containers are designed to carry cargo in excess of the dimensions available in either General purpose or Open top containers. They consist of a flat bed with fixed ends.


General Purpose Containers




General Purpose

Specifications

Inside Cubic

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
 


Tare Weight

Internal Measurements

Length

Width

Height

Door Size

Height

Width

20' GP Container

8x8'6" Standard

32.8 m3

(1,158 cu.ft)

21,640 kg

(47,716 lbs.)

2,360 kgs (5,200lbs)



5.90 m (19.35 ft)

2.35 m (7.71 ft)

2.38 m (7.80 ft)



2.28 m (7.48 ft)

2.33 m (7.64 ft)

40' GP Container

8x8'6" Standard

67.2 m3

(2,372 cu.ft)

26,500 kg

(58,433 lbs.)

3,980 kgs (8,776 lbs)



12.01 m (39.39 ft)

2.35 m (7.71 ft)

2.38 m (7.80 ft)



2.28 m (7.48 ft)

2.33 m (7.64 ft)

40' Hi-Cube Container

8x9'6" Hi- Cube

75.9 m3

(2,679 cu.ft)

26,400 kg

(58,058 lbs.)

4150 kgs (9,150 lbs)



12.01 m (39.39 ft)

2.35 m (7.71 ft)

2.69 m (8.82 ft)



2.58 m (8.46 ft)

2.35 m (7.71 ft)

Refrigerated & Reefer Containers

Refrigerated Container

Specifications

Inside Cubic

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
 


Tare Weight

Internal Measurements

Length

Width

Height

Door Size

Height

Width

20' Reefer Container

8x8'6" Standard

28.3 m3

(1,000 cu.ft)

21,111 kg

(48,746 lbs.)

3,290 kgs (7,251 lbs)



5.425 m (19.35 ft)

2.275 m (7.71 ft)

2.260 m (7.80 ft)



2.216 m (7.48 ft)

2.258 m (7.64 ft)

40' Reefer Container

8x8'6" Standard

57.8 m3

(2,040 cu.ft)

26,120 kg

(57,590 lbs.)

4,360 kgs (9,610 lbs)



11.493 m (39.39 ft)

2.270 m (7.71 ft)

2.197 m (7.80 ft)



2.155 m (7.48 ft)

2.282 m (7.64 ft)

40' Hi-Cube Reefer

8x9'6" Hi- Cube

65.8 m3

(2,324 cu.ft)

28,180 kg

(62,126 lbs.)

4,600 kgs (10,141 lbs)



11.557 m (39.39 ft)

2.286 m (7.71 ft)

2.491 m (8.82 ft)



2.454 m (8.46 ft)

2.286 m (7.71 ft)

Open Top Containers

Open top Container

Specifications

Inside Cubic

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
 


Tare Weight

Internal Measurements

Length

Width

Height

Door Size

Height

Width

20' Open Top Container

8x8'6" Standard

32.6 m3 (1,151 cu.ft.)

21,700 kg (47,839 lbs.)

2,300 kg (5,071 lbs.)



5.88 m (19.29 ft.)

2.33 m (7.64 ft.)

2.31 m (7.58 ft.)



2.28 m (7.48 ft.)

2.33 m (7.64 ft.)

40' Open Top Container

8x8'6" Standard

66.7 m3 (2,355 cu.ft.)

26,530 kg (58.490 lbs.)

3,950 kg (8,170 lbs.)



12.01 m (39.39 ft.)

2.33 m (7.64 ft.)

2.31 m (7.58 ft.)



2.28 m (7.48 ft.)

2.33 m (7.64 ft.)

Flat Rack Containers

Flat Rack Container

Specifications

Cargo Capacity
 
Tare Weight

Measurements

Length Overall

Width

Height

20' Flat Rack

8x8'6" Standard

20,015 kg (44, 133 lbs.)

3,100 kg (6,835 lbs.)



5.85 m (19.19 ft.)

2.23 m (7.31 ft.)

2.15 m (7.04 ft.)

40' Flat Rack

8x8'6" Standard

30,476 kg (67,200 lbs.)

6,646 kg (12,450 lbs.)



12.05 m (39.52 ft.)

2.12 m (6.95 ft.)

1.96 m (6.43 ft.)