Glossary

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Incoterms

Series of commercial terms commonly accepted in international trade, which clearly specify the buyer’s and seller’s respective responsibilities. They are published by the International Chamber of Commerce.

Inshore Pilot

Professional who takes the mooring lines of the vessel and brings them onto the quay.

Inshore Pilotage

Mooring the vessel alongside quay.

Intermodality

Successive utilization of several modes of transport, employing means that avoid the need for break loading.

ISO (International Standardization Organization)

International body for standardization, one of whose working groups defined the standards for ISO containers.