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Tramp shipping (Aesbbe)

Definition
Shipping by means of a vessel that does not operate on a published schedule, but serves different ports in response to tenders of cargo. (Source: Team: adapted from AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Ocean shipping (Aesbb)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Liner shipping (Aesbba)
Tanker shipping (Aesbbd)
Heavy lift shipping (Aesbbh)