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Assured Party
Party that has legal title to the cargo and to whom a claim payment will be paid.  
Astern
1. Behind a vessel or an aircraft. 2. Backward; in a reverse direction.  
Athwartships
Across the vessel, i.e., from one side to the other. Fore and Aft Stowage
Audit
Methodical examination and review of a situation or condition (as within a business enterprise) concluding with a detailed report of findings.  
Authentication
Proof by means of a signature or otherwise that a certain document or certain data is of undisputed origin and is genuine.  
Authorization
Commission to a certain person or body to act on behalf of another person or body.  
Auto Container
Container equipped for the transportation of vehicles.  
Automated Guided Vehicle System
Unmanned vehicles equipped with automatic guidance equipment which follow a prescribed path.  
Automatic Indentification
Means of identifying an item (e.g. a product, parcel or transport unit) by a device entering the data automatically into a computer. The most widely used technology at present is bar code; others include radio frequency, magnetic stripes and optical character recognition.  
Average
Any loss or damage due to insured perils that is less than a total loss. Two types of average occur: Particular Average and General Average. Particular AverageGeneral AverageAverage Adjusters
Average Adjusters
In general average adjusters are entrusted with the task of apportioning the loss and expenditure over the parties interested in the maritime venture. They also determine which expenses are to be regarded as average or general average.  
Average Clause
Clause in marine policy which sets out the cover provided in the event of partial loss.  
Average Irrespective of Percentage
Indicates that partial losses will be paid regardless of any franchise or percentage.  
AWB
Air Waybill Air Waybill



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