Registered tonnage. This is Gross tonnage less “Deductions” less “Allowance for Propelling Machinery Space”. (See Tonnage of Ships)


Re cap telex.  This expression is an abbreviation for a "recapitulation" message, where all the points raised during the negotiations that have been completed before the fixing of a ship on charter are gone over and summarised again.


Ro/Ro vessels. (Roll on/Roll off.) These are ferries and cargo vessels designed to carry cargoes of wheeled units.


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