Meaning of “transshipment” in the English Dictionary


"transshipment" in Business English

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transshipmentnoun [ C or U ]

also trans-shipment uk /trænsˈʃɪpmənt/ us TRANSPORT

the activity of moving goods from one ship to another:

The zone occupies a strategic transshipment point for cargo between Japan and China.
trans-shipment of goods/containers

(Definition of “transshipment” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)