|Merchant fleet unit ( units of measurement )||
The number of ships in units is used (by type of vessel most often), and more significantly, vessel capacity expressed in million tons or TEU for container ships.
Securing a ship by means of cables to a wharf or buoy.
|Multimodal transport chain||
Organization of a transport of goods using several different modes of transport: for example, road transport, then maritime transport, again road transport.