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Light dues collection likely at all ports

Posted to Light dues collection likely at all ports (by Joseph Fonseca) on May 14, 2012

The trade appears to have lost all hopes of getting exempted from payment of ‘light dues’ for ‘on deck cargo’ including containers as applicable to all ships engaged in international trade arriving at or departing from any Indian Port. Their…

Fall line

Posted to Maritime Musings (by Dennis Bryant) on March 25, 2011

The fall line is a geologic boundary between two surface layers of earth with different levels. The levels between the two layers are sufficiently different that a river flowing from the higher level to the lower level creates a waterfall. The…