THC (Terminal Handling Charge)
THC(Terminal Handling Charge) is a charge imposed on ocean cargo for operating containers. In the case of container cargo, it is levied on each container, and in the case of LCL (Less Than Container Load), it is imposed based on CBM (Cubic Meter). THC(Terminal Handling Charge) covers the costs of various terminal services, such as the use of cranes and other equipment to move containers, the cost of labor to load and unload containers, and the maintenance and upkeep of terminal facilities. The amount of THC(Terminal Handling Charge) charged can vary depending on factors such as the size and weight of the container, the location of the terminal, and the type of cargo being transported.
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