We contract the tungsten products transportation to go around the world.


From what I've heard you're ready well up in shipping work.


What is your specific transport requirement


It will cause a lot of problems in our transportation.


The two sides finally reached an agreement on the mode of transportation.


Today let's discuss the mode of transportation of the steel we ordered.


How do you usually move your machines


The goods are now in transit.


A part of the goods were damaged in transit.


If the cargo space must be reserved, please send us the necessary application forms.


do you do any chartering


Words and Phrases

transport 運輸

to be in transit 正在運輸

move 運輸

transportation business 運輸業

transportation company (corporation) 運輸公司

transportation cost 運輸成本

mode of transportation 運輸方式

way of transportation 運輸方式

means of transportation 運輸方式

to do charter租船

cargo space 貨艙



Transport by sea is the most important mode of transportation in the world today.


Usually, it is cheaper to have the goods sent by sea than by railway.


For such a big order, we propose to have the goods dispatched by sea.


Please dispatch the TV sets we ordered by sea.


Because of the high cost of railway transportations, we prefer sea tansportations.


Sometimes sea transport is troublesome to us.


Please have the goods transported by air.


To move the goods by railway is quicker.


We don't think it is proper to transport the goods by railway.


Can you have them sent by railway

能采用 陸運方式嗎?

You may have some difficulties in arranging railway transportation, I guess.


We have arranged to transport the rice you purchased by rail.


We would prefer to have goods carried by road and not by railway.


Words and Phrases

to transport by sea 海運

to transport by railway 陸運

transportation by sea, land, air, and mail 海、陸、空、郵運輸

to arrange transport 安排運輸

to have some difficulties in 在...有困難



We think it necessary to move the articles by way of combined transportation.


Sometimes, the way of combined transportation has the complicated formalities.


The two sides agreed to employ combined transportation to ship the goods.


Since there is no direct vessel, we have to arrange multimodal combined transport by rail and sea.


I don't like this kind of combined transportation.


It's easy to cause a delay in shipment or even lose the goods completely when we arrange such combined transport.


It's simpler and cheaper for both of us to arrange multimodal combined transport.


Insurance covers both sea and overland transportation.


If the goods are to be transshipped from one means of transportation to another during the course of the entire voyage, it's

called combined transport.


Words and Phrases

Train-Air-Truck (TAT;TA) "陸-空-陸"聯運;或"陸空聯運"

combined transportation 聯運

Combined Transport Documents (CTD) 聯合運輸單據

multimodal combined 聯運,多式聯運

through BL 聯運提單

through transport 聯運

direct vessel 直達船只

entire voyage 整個運輸過程中

formality 手續



Who will bear the extra freight charges


Please quote your current tariffs.


Freight for shipment from Shanghai to Hongkong is to be charged to your account.


The bill of lading should be marked as freight prepaid.


Words and Phrases

transport charge 運輸費

cargo freight 運費

carriage 運費

carload rate 整車運費

carriage expense 運費

carriage free 免收運費

carriage paid 運費已付

carriage forward 運費待付

cartage 搬運費

cartage note 搬運費率

Liner's freight tariff班輪運價表

Basic Rate 基本運費率

Heavy Lift Additional 超重附加費

Over Length Additional 超長附加費

transportation expenses 運輸費用

A.V. (Ad. Val) 從價運費

cash and carry 現付自運

Freight ton 運費噸

Weight ton 重量噸

Measurement ton 尺碼噸



This is one set of the shipping documents coverning the consignment.


We'll send you by air a full set of non-negotiable documents immediately after the goods are loaded.


when the goods have been loaded, you can get the BL signed by the master of the vessel.


We'll send you two sets of the Shipped, Clean Bill of Lading.


Words and Phrases

a full set of 壹整套

non-negotiabel 未議付的

immediately 立即地,迅速地

master 船長

two (several) sets of 兩(多)套

transport document 運輸單據

shipping documents 裝船單據

Bill of lading (BL) 提單

On board BL 已裝船提單

Shipped BL 已裝船提單

received for Shipment BL 備運提單

Direct BL 直達提單

Transhipment BL 轉船提單

Through BL 聯運提單

Clean BL 清潔提單

Unclean BL 或 Foul BL 不清潔提單

Straight BL記名提單

Open BL 不記名提單

Bearer BL 不記名提單

Order BL 指示提單

Long Form BL 全式提單

Short Form BL 簡式提單

On Deck BL 艙面提單

Stale BL 過期提單

Ante Dated BL倒簽提單

Advanced BL 預借提單

Freight at Destination BL 運費到付提單

Freight prepaid BL 運費預付提單

to order to 憑某人指定

Additional Words and Phrases

transportation facilities 運輸設備

transportation insurance 運輸保險

transportation permit 運輸許可證

transportation system 運輸系統

transportation tax 運輸稅

transport by container集裝箱運輸

transport chain 運輸體系

cargo worthy 適宜貨運

cargo by rail 鐵路運輸

cargo by road 公路運輸

cargo mark (shipping mark) 貨物裝運標志

cargo receipt 貨運收據

time charter 定期租船

time charter trip 航次期租

single voyage charter 單程租船

return voyage charter 回航次租船

voyage charter 定程租船