Terms & Glossaries of Shipping and Trading


Vanning means the process of stowing and loading cargo into a container.

What is Vanning?

Vanning is a term used in shipping to describe the process of loading cargo into a container for transport. It involves properly arranging and securing the cargo within the container to ensure that it is safe and secure during transit. Vanning is an important part of the shipping process, as it helps to prevent damage to the cargo and ensures that it arrives at its destination in good condition. Proper vanning techniques can also help to maximize the use of space within the container, which can help to reduce shipping costs.