Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 23 No 2 Feb/March 2018

Book of the Month

Cover of The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 8: 2016-2017 Legal Year

The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 8: 2016-2017 Legal Year

Edited by: Daniel Clarry
Price: £120.00

Offers for Newly Called Barristers & Students

Special Discounts for Newly Called & Students

Read More ...

Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online


Shipbroking and Chartering Practice 8th ed

ISBN13: 9781138826946
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781843118060
Published: December 2017
Publisher: Informa Law from Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £220.00

In stock.

Now in its eighth edition, this classic text is a first point of reference for anyone looking to obtain an understanding of chartering practice. It provides hands-on, commercially-focused explanations of chartering in practice and invaluable advice on how the shipping market operates across a broad range of topics. The authors also deal expertly with the legal aspects of chartering and offer numerous case studies which clearly link theory to practice.

This new edition has been fully updated to reflect the changes in chartering practice, legal developments and standard forms since the previous edition. New to this edition:

  • Enriched with practical examples covering crucial aspects of chartering and shipbroking, from voyage estimation to freight conversions
  • New material on day-to-day laytime principles, including "Laytime Definitions for Charterparties 2013" and associated commentary
  • Marketing science application as a modern tool of improving chartering and shipbroking business.
  • Expanded coverage of the economic background of chartering, including markets, vessels, cargoes, trades, and freight rates
This book is an essential guide for practitioners in private practice and in-house for shipowners and cargo houses, as well as those studying shipbroking and chartering.

Shipping, Transport and Maritime Law
Chapter 1. The Freight Market
Chapter 2. The State of the Market
Chapter 3. Shipowning Conditions and Market Activities
Chapter 4. Information Channels
Chapter 5. Marketing
Chapter 6. Sales Contract, Carriage and Bill of Lading
Chapter 7. Charter Forms
Chapter 8. Chartering Routines
Chapter 9. General Legal Points of View
Chapter 10. Common Clauses and Concepts
Chapter 11. Voyage Charter and Liner Service
Chapter 12. Bareboat and Time Charters
Chapter 13. Special Forms of Chartering
Chapter 14. Freight Calculations