SOC container stands for Shipper Owned Container and implies that a shipping container is owned by the shipper. You only book a slot and bring your own box, thats how simple it is.

Saving demurrage and detention fees (time to return a cargo container to the port within a short time period) is the biggest advantage of SOC shipments.

 

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The term SOC stands for Shipper Owned Container and implies that a shipping container is owned by a shipper. Saving demurrage and detention is the best advantage of SOC containers.
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