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Bridgeport

A port where cargo is received by the ocean carrier and stuffed into containers but then moved to another coastal port to be waded on a vessel.

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Broker

An individual or firm that acts as an intermediary, often between a buyer and seller, usually for a commission. Related to international trade services there are three specific kind of brokers: Commercial or merchandise broker: an individual or firm that…

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Brokerage

In shipping, a commission paid to a freight forwarder by a carrier for placing cargo, or a commission or fee paid to a shipbroker for arranging a vessel charter. In insurance, a commission paid by an insurer to an agent…

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Brokerage agreement

A type or contract, whereby a person or company acts as a sales agent on behalf of the exporting company (principal), introducing its products to potential buyers in the external market, in exchange for a commission based on the value…

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