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CARGO CARRYING SHIP

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French Equivalent: Navire de charge

Definition:
Merchant ship designed for the carriage of goods and/or public transport of passengers.

Source Publication:
Glossary for Transport Statistics, prepared by the Intersecretariat Working Group on Transport Statistics – Eurostat, European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT), United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).

Cross References:
Bulk carrier

Statistical Theme: Transport statistics

Created on Wednesday, June 19, 2002

Last updated on Thursday, April 04, 2013