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Frequently asked questions

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  • Which cargo types does Seatrade carry?

    We carry mainly perishables, both palletised and containerised. Especially fruit such as bananas, pineapples and kiwis is transported on board our vessels, but also frozen commodities like fish and meat.
    In addition we transport general cargo, including cars, trucks and yachts.

  • Can reefer vessels carry containers?

    Yes, many reefer vessels have significant on-deck container capacity, for dry containers as well as reefer boxes. The temperature of the latter is also monitored on a 24/7 basis.

  • Which container types and sizes can Seatrade carry?

    We carry a variety of container types and sizes: 20' and 40', dry, reefern open top or flatracks. General specifications can be found in the pdf-document Container sizes and weights . Measurements for actual units may vary.

  • What is the 360 Quality Code?

    The 360 Quality Code lays down requirements for ships, terminals and trades that need to be followed in order to prevent damage to cargo and to control food safety hazards during the period the cargo is in the custody of the shipping line and the terminals. More information on the 360 Quality Code can be found on the website www.360quality.org .

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