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GOODS UNLOADED (FROM TRANSPORT BY SEA)

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Definition:
Goods taken off a seagoing vessel after transport by sea.

Context:
Transshipment from one seagoing vessel to another is regarded as unloading before re-loading. Goods unloaded include national goods, transshipment goods (national or foreign goods leaving a port by sea) and land transit goods (foreign goods leaving a port by road, rail, air or inland waterway).

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).

Statistical Theme: Transport statistics

Created on Wednesday, June 19, 2002