Maritime Signal Flags & Abbreviations - C

C

(Charlie)

 

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C Centigrade
C/E Chief Engineer
C/N Consignment Note/ Cover Note/ Credit Note
C/O Chief Officer/ Care Of
C/P Charter Party
C3H8 Propane
CA Controlled Atmosphere
Ca(OH)2 Calcium Hydroxide
CABAF Currency And Bunker Adjustment Factor
CaC12 Calcium Chloride
CaCO3 Calcium Carbonate
CAF Currency Adjustment Factor
Cal. Calories
CAP Condition Assesment Programme Survey
CBFT Cubic Feet
CBI computer-based information
CBM Cubic Metres/ Conventional Buoy Mooring
CBR Commodity Box Rate
CBS Cyprus Bureau of Shipping
CBT Clean Ballast Tank/ Computer-based training
CC Cubic Capacity/ Cubic Centimetres/ Continuation Clause
CCC Carrier container council
CCG Canadian Coast Guard
CCP Controlable Pitch Propeller
CCS China Classification Society
CD Customary Despatch
CEN European Committee for Standardisation
CENELEC European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardisation
CENSA Council of European and Japanese National Shipowners Association
CES Coast Earth Station
CESMA Confederation of European Union Shipmasters Associations
CFC Chlorofluorocarbons
CFM Container Flow Management
CFR Cost and Freight
CFS Container Freight Station
CFT Cubic Feet
CG Centre of Gravity/ Coast Guard
CGA Cargo's proportion of General Average
Ch Channel
CH4 Methane
CHABE Charterer's Agents Both Ends
CHOPT Charterer's Option
CI Cost and Insurance
CIF Cost, Insurance & Freight
CIF&C Price includes commission as well as CIF
CIF&E Cost, Insurance, Freight & Exchange
CIF&I Cost, Insurance, Freight & Interest
CIFC Cost, Insurance, Freight and Commission
CIFC&I Cost, Insurance, Freight, Commission & Interest
CIFCI Cost, Insurance, Freight, Collection And Interest
CIFI&E Cost, Insurance, Freight, Interest and Exchange
CIM Convention Internationale Concernant le Transport des Marchandises par Chemin de Fer
CIP Carriage and Insurance Paid to / Calling In Port
CIQ Customs Immigration Quarantine
CIRM International radio maritime committee
CIT Chartered Institute of Transport
Cl Chlorine
CL Carload/ Containerload
Class Category in classification register
CLC Civil Liability Convention of 1969
CLP Container Load Plan
CM Cubic Meter
cm Centimeter
CMI Comité Maritime International
CMR Convention Marchandise Routiers
CO2 Carbon Dioxide
CO3 Carbonate
COA Contract Of Affreightment
COACP Contract Of Affreightment Charter Party
COB Close Of Business
COC Certificate Of Competency/ Carrier Owned Container
COD Cash On Delivery
COF Certificate Of Fitness
COFC Container On Flat Car
COGS Carriage of Goods by Sea
COGSA Carriage of Goods by Sea Act
Colreg International Convention on Collision Regulations, IMO
COMBIDOC Combined Transport Document
COP Customs Of the Port
COSPAS Cosmicheskaya Sistyema Poiska Avariynich Sudov. Russian Satellite System for ships in distress
CoSWP Code of Safe Working Practices For Merchant Seamen
COT Cargo Oil Tank
COW Crude Oil Washing
CPD Charterers Pay Dues
CPP Clean Petroleum Products/ Controllable Pitch Propeller
CPT Carriage Paid To
CQD Customary Quick Despatch
CR China Corporation Register of Shipping/ Current Rate/ Calcium Reactor
CROB Cargo Remaining On Board
CRS Croatian Register of Shipping
CSC International Convention for Safe Containers
CSM Container Slot Management
CSO Company Security Officer
CSR Chech and Slovak Ship's and Industrial Register
CSS Code of Shipmanagement Standards
CST Central Standard Time/ Centistoke
CT Conference Terms
CTD Conductivity, Temperature, Depth
CTL Constructive Total Loss
CTO Combined Transport Operator
CTU Cargo transport unit
cu Cubic
CUFT Cubic Feet
CVs Consecutive Voyages
Cwt. Hundred weight (United States, 100 pounds: U.K. 112)
CY Container Yard