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SEA GOING VESSEL

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Definition:
Floating marine structure with one or more surface displacement hulls.

Context:
Hydrofoil, air cushion vehicles (hovercraft) and barges are included. Vessels under repair are included. Vessels suitable for inland navigation but which are authorised to navigate at seas (mixed seagoing and inland waterways vessels) are excluded.
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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