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Fatal mistakes in the air transportation of animals: who is to blame

Fatal mistakes in the air transportation of animals: who is to blame

Transportation of animals can be very roughly divided into two types: Transportation of small animals in the passenger compartment Transportation of animals in the luggage compartment. If in the first case everything is quite clear and regulated in detail by the rules of the airline, 

What is the reason for the growth of rates Russia – EU – Russia?

What is the reason for the growth of rates Russia – EU – Russia?

As a rule, every year, from June to December, one can observe an increase in cargo traffic by at least 20%. This is due both to the pre-holiday hype and the completion of numerous supply contracts, which, as a rule, end at this time. Under 

Container ships

Container ships

They are what we represent when it comes to sea freight. From the name it is obvious that this type of vessel is designed to carry containers. There is a separate classification of containers, according to strict international rules, which correlates with the type of cargo being transported.

The cargo capacity of container ships is indicated in TEU – the maximum number of standard 20-foot containers transported. Container ships are also classified by size, like bulk carriers, but they have special dimensions:

Explorer Class which carries from 16600 to 18200 TEU.

Triple E-Class (“Economy of scale, Energy efficient and Environmentally improved”) that carries between 18,200 and 21,000 TEU.

Container ships basically operate on a principle similar to passenger ships – on the so-called “lines”. That is, there are certain ports on the route and the ship runs according to the schedule according to the appointed order among these ports.

Gas carriers

Gas carriers

In essence, these are also tankers, but, as the name implies, due to the characteristics of the cargo, they have special specifics and stand out in a separate class of ships, which, in turn, is divided into different types. Screenshot_13.jpg Pressure – when gases are 

Tanker

Tanker

Used for the transportation of liquid cargo. Most often, this type of vessel transports oil and oil products, but also transports water, food oils and other liquid cargoes. Simplifying the above: everything that can be poured is transported by tanker. The different set of tankers