write small introduction please no references need

Part 1 (450 words only)

A)Explain any three types of ships in the shipping industry giving an example of a product carried by each type of ship.

Choose any 3 types only from this :

1) Dry bulk carriers

2)Container Ships

3) Tanker

4)Ferries & Cruise Ships

5) Specialist Ships

Part 2 (450 words only)

b) Discuss two factors which influence sailing schedules.

Choose any 2 factors only from this:

Factors influencing the sailing schedules:

1)Number of ships and their availability

2)Volume, type and any special characteristics of the ships.

3)Climatic conditions; ice-bound ports


5)Time necessary for terminal duties at port.

6)Voyage time

7)Actual types of ship and their size