Accession Number : AD0824870

Title :   PROFITABLE USE OF CONTAINER MODULE IN PACKAGING TRADE.

Corporate Author : INSTITUTE OF MODERN LANGUAGES INC WASHINGTON DC

Report Date : DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The chief effects from the use of container modules consist in the following: (a) Shipping agents can pack their cargo much easier, for the container module protect the cargo with a great deal of safety. Also, the savings on packing costs are sometimes extraordinarily high. (b) The transfer costs are likewise noticeably reduced, because in place of several small individual packages, now only one large package must be handled. (c) The dispatching of ships is accelerated.

Descriptors :   *MARINE TRANSPORTATION), (*CONTAINERS, CARGO, PACKAGING, COMMERCE, COSTS, EAST GERMANY.

Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE