Dry Cargo Charterparty Forms

Dry Cargo Charterparty Forms

A wide range of different forms are used in dry cargo chartering. Some are general purpose while others are for specific trades.

General Purpose Charterparty Forms:

  • GENCON, this is a general purpose voyage charterparty, which is considered fair to both parties.
  • Universal Voyage Charterparty 1984 (NUVOY – 84)
  • Multiform,  this  is  a  general  purpose  charterparty  issued  by  FONASBA, (Federation of National Shipshipbrokers and Agents).


Specialised Charterparty Forms:

Some specialised charterparty forms in common use include:

  • Polcoalvoy
  • Sovcoal
  • Americanised Welsh Coal Charter (Amwelsh)
  • Australian Coal Charter
  • C Ore 7 (for iron ore)
  • Synacomex Grain
  • Centrocon
  • Sugar 77