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
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.
7)Actual types of ship and their size