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BA-British Admiralty
BAF-Bunker Adjustment Factor
BB-Below Bridge
 -Ballast Bonus
 -Bare Boat
 -Break Bulk/ Breaking Bulk
 -Bulbous Bow
BBB-Before Breaking Bulk
BBC-Bare Boat Charter
BC-Code of Safe Practice for Solid Bulk Cargoes
BCH-Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk
BCM-Bow to Centre of Manifold
BCO-Beneficial Cargo Owner
BD-Bar Draught
BDC-Bottom Dead Centre
BDI-Both Dates Inclusive
BDMT-Bone Dry Metric Ton
BENDS-Both Ends (i.e. loading end and discharging end)
BFI-Baltic Freight Index
BHP-Brake Horse Power
BI-Both Inclusive
BIC-Bureau International des Containers (International Container Bureau)
BIFFEX-Baltic International Freight Futures Index
BIMCO-The Baltic and International Maritime Council
BKR-Bulgarski Koraben Registar (Bulgarian Register of Shipping)
B/L-Bill of Lading
BLU-Code of Practice for the Safe Loading and Unloading of Bulk Carriers
BN-Booking Note
BOA-Berthing On Arrival
BOB-Bunkers On Board
 -Balance On Board
BOD-Bunkers On Delivery
BOFFERS-Best Offers
BOL-Bill Of Lading
BOP-Blow-out Preventer
BOR-Bunkers On Redelivery
B/P-Bills Payable
B/R-Bills Receivable
BROB-Bunkers Remaining On Board
BS-Bunker Surcharge
BSC-British Shippers' Council
BSI-British Standards Institution
BST-British Standard Time
 -British Summer Time
BT-Berth Terms
BV-Bureau Veritas
BW-Brackish Water
 -Ballast Water
BWAD-Brackish Water Arrival Draught
BWDD-Brackish Water Departure Draught
BWT-Ballast Water Tank
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