Useful Information

TERMINOLOGY

CONTAINER A special steel box used for the transportation of cargoes.
TEU / FEU Twenty equivalent Unit / Forty Equivalent Unit
STUFFING / VANNING The process of stowing cargo within a container
STRIPPING / DE-VANNING The process of removing cargo from a container
CFS Container Freight Station
CY Container Yard
ICD Inland Container Depot
NVOCC Non Vessel Owning Common/Container Carrier.
MTO Multimodal Transport Operator
IMDG / IMCO International Maritime Dangerous Goods Council.
DG Dangerous Goods (Hazardous Cargo).
HAZMAT Hazardous Materials
ISO International Organisation for Standardisation
OCEAN FREIGHT The consideration for the carriage of cargoes by sea.
THC Terminal Handling Charges
BAF Bunker Adjustment Factor.
IHC Inland Haulage Charges
ICC International Chamber of Commerce
INCOTERMS International Commercial Terms, as specified by the I.C.C.
FAK Freight All Kinds
CIF Cost Insurance and Freight (Incoterms)
C&F or CFR Cost and Freight (Incoterms)
FOB Free on Board (Incoterms )
B/L Bill of Lading (Receipt for Shipment & Title of goods)
SHIPPER The seller who holds the title of the goods being shipped.
CONSIGNEE The buyer to whom the goods have to be delivered against surrender of a duly accomplished "bill of lading".
NOTIFY PARTY The party who has to be notified once the cargo arrives at the destination.
SHIPPING MARKS Identification marks normally affixed on each unit of cargo.
ODO One Door Open (On Deck Cargo )
D/C Dry Container (Standard ISO Container)
O/T Open Top Container
F/R Flat Rack Container.
REEFER Container equipped with refrigeration machinery.
HIGH CUBE A container which is 9.6 feet in height.
HDC Heavy Duty Container (A container which has an average payload of 30 tons.)
DUNNAGE Material used to prevent shifting of cargo within a container.
LASHING The process of securing the cargo within a container with ropes/wires.
BULLET SEAL As tiny "steel locking device" use to lock the container doors
T.T.CLUB Through Transport Club - London (Insurance Club)

CONTAINER SPECIFICATIONS

20’ Standard Steel Container
 
Description
Metric
Cubic Capacity                                  

33.200 cubic meters

Payload(Weight)                              

21,890 kgs to 28295 kgs

Tare Weight                                     2165 kgs to 2185 kgs
Max Gross Weight                              24055 kgs to 30,480 kgs
Internal Length                                 5,898 mm
Internal Width                                  2,438 mm
Internal Height                                 2,395 mm
External Length                                 6,058 mm
External Width                                   2,438 mm
External Height                                  2,591 mm
Door Opening Width                           2,340 m
Door Opening Height 2,280 mm
40’ Standard Steel Container
Description
Metric
Cubic Capacity                                  

67.8 cubic meters

Payload(Weight)                              

26,740 kgs

Tare Weight                                     3740 kgs
Max Gross Weight                              30,480 kgs
Internal Length                                 12,032 mm
Internal Width                                  2,353 mm
Internal Height                                 2,393 mm
External Length                                 12,192 mm
External Width                                   2,438 mm
External Height                                  2,591 mm
Door Opening Width                           2,340 mm
Door Opening Height 2,280 mm
40’ High Cube Steel Container
Description
Metric
Cubic Capacity                                  

76.4 cubic meters

Payload(Weight)                              

28,610 kgs

Tare Weight                                     3890 kgs
Max Gross Weight                              32,500 kgs
Internal Length                                 12,031 mm
Internal Width                                  2,352 mm
Internal Height                                 2,700 mm
External Length                                 12,192 mm
External Width                                   2,438 mm
External Height                                  2,896 mm
Door Opening Width                           2,340 mm
Door Opening Height 2,585 mm
40’ High Cube Reefer Container
Description
Metric
Cubic Capacity                                  

67.4 cubic meters

Payload(Weight)                              

29,300 kgs

Tare Weight                                     4,700 kgs
Max Gross Weight                              34,000 kgs
Internal Length                                 11,590 mm
Internal Width                                  2,284 mm
Internal Height                                 2,545 mm
External Length                                 12,192 mm
External Width                                   2,438 mm
External Height                                  2,896 mm
Door Opening Width                           2,290 mm
Door Opening Height 2,569 mm
20’ Open Top Container
Description
Metric
Cubic Capacity                                  

32.61 cubic meters

Payload(Weight)                              

28,350 kgs

Tare Weight                                     2130 kgs
Max Gross Weight                              30,480 kgs
Internal Length                                 5,894.4 mm
Internal Width                                  2,350 mm
Internal Height                                 2,354.3 mm
External Length                                 6,058 mm
External Width                                  

2,438 mm

External Height                                  2,591 mm
Door Opening Width                           2,341 mm
Door Opening Height 2,280 mm
40’ Open Top Container
Description
Metric
Cubic Capacity                                  

65.8 cubic meters

Payload(Weight)                              

28,620 kgs

Tare Weight                                     3,880 kgs
Max Gross Weight                              32,500 kgs
Internal Length                                 12,032 mm
Internal Width                                  2,352 mm
Internal Height                                 2,400 mm
External Length                                 12,192 mm
External Width                                  

2,438 mm

External Height                                  2,591 mm
Door Opening Width                           2,340 mm
Door Opening Height 2,280 mm
40’ Flat Rack Container
Description
Metric
Payload(Weight)                              

40,050 kgs

Tare Weight                                     4950 kgs
Max Gross Weight                              45,000 kgs
Internal Length                                 11,980 mm
Internal Width                                  2,230 mm
Internal Height                                 1,960 mm
External Length                                 12,192 mm
External Width                                  

2,438 mm

External Height                                 

2,591 mm

IMCO SEGREGATION TABLE

Class

 

1.1
1.2
1.5

1.3
1.6
1.4
2.1
2.2
2.3
3
4.1
4.2
4.3
5.1
5.2
6.1
6.2
7
8
9
Explosives
1.1
1.2
1.5
*
*
*
4
2
2
4
4
4
4
4
4
2
4
2
4
x
Explosives
1.3
1.6
*
*
*
4
2
2
4
3
3
4
4
4
2
4
2
2
x
Explosives
1.4
*
*
*
2
1
1
2
2
2
2
2
2
x
4
2
2
x
Flammable Gas
2.1
4
4
2
x
x
x
2
1
2
x
2
2
x
4
2
1
x
Non Toxic, Non Flammable Gases
2.2
2
2
1
x
x
x
1
x
1
x
x
1
x
2
1
x
x
Toxic Gases
2.3
2
2
1
x
x
x
2
x
2
x
x
2
x
2
1
x
x
Flammable Liquids
3
4
4
2
2
1
2
x
x
2
1
2
2
x
3
2
x
x
Flammable Solids
4.1
4
3
2
1
x
x
x
x
1
x
1
2
x
3
2
1
x
Spontaneous Combustion Substances
4.2
4
3
2
2
1
2
2
1
x
1
2
2
1
3
2
1
x
Substances Dangerous When Wet
4.3
4
4
2
x
x
x
1
x
1
x
2
2
x
2
2
1
x
Oxidizing Substances
5.1
4
4
2
2
x
x
2
1
2
2
x
2
1
3
1
2
x
Organic Peroxides
5.2
4
4
2
2
1
2
2
2
2
2
2
x
1
3
2
2
x
Toxic Substances
6.1
2
2
x
x
x
x
x
x
1
x
1
1
x
1
x
x
x
Infectious Substances
6.2
4
4
4
4
2
2
3
3
3
2
3
3
1
x
3
3
x
Radioactive Materials
7
2
2
2
2
1
1
2
2
2
2
1
2
x
3
x
2
x
Corrosives
8
4
2
2
1
x
x
x
1
1
1
2
2
x
3
2
x
x
Misc. Dangerous Substances
9
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
  Numbers and symbols relate to the following terms as defined in this section:
1 - "Away from"
2 - "Separated from"
3 - "Separated by a complete compartment or hold from"
4 - "Separated longitudinally by an intervening complete compartment or hold from"
X - The segregation, if any, is shown in the individual schedules
* - See subsection 6.2 of the introduction to class 1 for segregation within class 1
ICD TRANSIT TIME
 
ICD's CONNECTED VIA NHAVA SHEVA 
 
 
Location Distance in KMs Transit time  Frequency
Delhi 1449 2.5 days 7 Trains / day
LUDHIANA  1784 3 DAYS 2 Trains / day
KANPUR (JUHI) 1361 3 DAYS 2 Trains / week
MORADABAD 1633 3 DAYS 1 Train / week Via TKD combine 
AHAMEDABAD  580 1.5 DAYS 5 Trains / week
BARODA 475 1.5 DAYS 1 Train / week
NAGPUR 851 2 DAYS 4 Trains / week
PITHAMPUR  705 3 DAYS 3 Trains / week Via Ratnam to Pit by Road
HYDERABAD  794 2 DAYS 4 Trains / week
PUNE 208 1DAYS 2 Trains / week
AURANGABAD  388 2 DAYS 2 Trains / week
JAIPUR  1191 2 DAYS 4 Trains / week
JODHPUR  1031 2.5 days 2 Trains / week
MULUND 80 1 DAYS  1 Train / day
AGRA 1300 3 DAYS dep upon pendency 
AMRITSAR (Via Ludhiana) 1843 4 DAYS 7 Trains / day Lud -  amritsar – by road
BHIWARDI 1380 3 DAYS dep upon pendency 
BHUSAWAL 459 3 DAYS dep upon pendency 
DADRI ( Delhi ) 1493 3 DAYS 2 Trains / Daily
DASHRATH (BARODA) 468 3 DAYS dep upon pendency 
FARIDABAD (Via Delhi) 1400 4 DAYS 2 Trains / week dep upon pendency 
GARHI ( Gurgaon )  1470 3 DAYS dep upon pendency 
ICD Loni 1380 3 DAYS no train service 
ICD-CHINCHWAD 189 2 DAYS dep upon pendency 
ICD-VAPI 193 2 DAYS no train service 
JALANDHAR (Via Ludhiana) 1850 3 DAYS no train service 
KANPUR (JUHI) 1361 5 DAYS 2 Trains / Weekly  dep upon pendency 
LUDHIANA CFS 1784 3 DAYS no train service 
MALANPUR 1265 3 DAYS dep upon pendency 
MEERUT (Via Delhi) 1408 4 DAYS no train service 
MIRAJ (SANGLI) 430 4 DAYS no train service 
MORADABAD 1582 4 DAYS dep upon pendency 
NAGPUR 850 3 DAYS 3 Trains / weekly 
PATPARGANJ CFS ( Delhi ) 1474 5 DAYS 7 Trains / day
PIMPRI (PUNE) 147 1 DAYS dep upon pendency 
PITAMPUR (Indore) 905 3 DAYS dep upon pendency 
REWARI 1429 3 DAYS dep upon pendency 
RUDRAPUR ( Via Delhi ) 1627 4 DAYS dep upon pendency 
SACHIN (SURAT) 263 3 DAYS no train service 
SURAJPUR  1499 5 DAYS no train service 
TUGHLAKABAD ( Delhi ) 1449 3 DAYS 7 Trains / day
UDAIPUR ( Via Ahd ) 797 4 DAYS no train service 
VARANASI 1593 5 DAYS no train service 
 
ICD's CONNECTED VIA COCHIN
 
Location Distance in KMs Transit time  Frequency
BANGALORE  600 20hrs Twice in a week
SALEM  350 10hrs By road
TIRUPUR  240 8hrs By road
COIMBATORE  200 8hrs Twice in a week
SINGANALLUR  200 8hrs By road
 
ICD's CONNECTED VIA CHENNAI
 
Location Distance in KMs Transit time  Frequency
BANGALORE  350 1day 4 trains / week
HYDERABAD  725 3days 1train / week
TUGHLAKABAD ( VIA CHENNAI )   4 DAYS  
 
ICD's CONNECTED VIA MUNDRA
 
Location Distance in KMs Transit time  Frequency
Delhi 1194 48 to 60 hours 1 train / day - per service of Concor
Dadri 1228 48 to 60 hours 7 train / monthly - per service of Concor / DP World
Loni 1183 48 to 60 hours 15 train / monthly - per service of Boxtrans
Patli 1132 45 to 60 hours 15 train / monthly - per service of Boxtrans
Gadi 1128 45 to 60 hours 15 train / monthly - per service of Boxtrans
Ajmer 725 36-48 hours 15 train / monthly - per service of Boxtrans
Ludhiana 1442 60 to 72 hours 10 train / monthly - per service of Concor / Boxtrans / DP World
Ahmedabad 370 12 hours 4 train / monthly - per service of Concor / DP World
Jaipur 859 36-48 hours 5 Train / monthly - per service of Concor
Jodhpur 693 24-36 hours 1 Train / monthly - per service of Concor
Gadi        
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