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Definition of Ship broker
Ship brokerBroker Bro"ker (br[=o]"k[~e]r), n. [OE. brocour, from a word
akin to broken, bruken, to use, enjoy, possess, digest, fr.
AS. br[=u]can to use, enjoy; cf. Fries. broker, F.
brocanteur. See Brook, v. t.]
1. One who transacts business for another; an agent.
2. (Law) An agent employed to effect bargains and contracts,
as a middleman or negotiator, between other persons, for a
compensation commonly called brokerage. He takes no
possession, as broker, of the subject matter of the
negotiation. He generally contracts in the names of those
who employ him, and not in his own. --Story.
3. A dealer in money, notes, bills of exchange, etc.
4. A dealer in secondhand goods. [Eng.]
5. A pimp or procurer. [Obs.] --Shak.
Bill broker, one who buys and sells notes and bills of
Curbstone broker or Street broker, an operator in stocks
(not a member of the Stock Exchange) who executes orders
by running from office to office, or by transactions on
the street. [U.S.]
Exchange broker, one who buys and sells uncurrent money,
and deals in exchanges relating to money.
Insurance broker, one who is agent in procuring insurance
on vessels, or against fire.
Pawn broker. See Pawnbroker.
Real estate broker, one who buys and sells lands, and
negotiates loans, etc., upon mortgage.
Ship broker, one who acts as agent in buying and selling
ships, procuring freight, etc.
Stock broker. See Stockbroker.
Meaning of Ship broker from wikipedia
- vessels. In the 19th century, it was the work of ship
to procure goods
or a charter
for ships outward
bound. They also went through
- Walter Hawkins
(1787 – 27 January
1862) was a British ship
and insurance broker
and numismatist, based
in the City of London. Walter
- international freight forwarders ship goods internationally
to country, and domestic freight
forwarders, ship goods within
- auto transport broker
is a type of cargo broker
in the shipping
of vehicles. Most vehicles shipped
in the U.S. are...
- 1965. He had earlier dropped
out of junior
high and gone to work for a ship broker
in London, where
he learned English
by immersion; he had been unable...
- Endre Magnus
Witzøe (20 April
1875 – 1 April
1934) was a Norwegian ship broker
and politician. He was born in Kristiansund
to farmer Endre Arntsen
- Gowart Olsen
(30 June 1912 – 17 October
1972) was a Norwegian ship owner
and ship broker
. He was born in Stavanger, Norway. He chaired
- was a Norwegian ship broker
and politician. Grieg
was the founder
of Joachim Grieg
& Co. (now Grieg
Group) one of Norway's largest ship
brokerage. He was...
of all cruise lines
worldwide. In 1834, Brodie McGhie
Willcox, a ship broker
from London, and Arthur
Anderson, a sailor
from the Shetland
owners, managers, and charterers. In some parts
of the world, these agents
to as port agents
or cargo brokers
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