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August 23, 2004
Award 04-032B

Freight Tender Results: TNS, FFProgress, El Salvador 08/20/04.
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BKA LOGISTICS LLC, AS AGENTS FOR AND ON BEHALF OF TECHNOSERVE (TNS), 
ANNOUNCES BOOKING RESULTS FOR CARGO TENDERED ON AUG 5, 2004 TO 
EL SALVADOR UNDER FOOD FOR PROGRESS PROGRAM (IFB NO: ELS-TNS-FFP-04-032B):
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CARGO A: APPROX 4,000 MT SOYBEAN MEAL, IN BULK
CONTRACTED QUANTITY WILL BE ON MIN/MAX BASIS. 
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CARGO B: APPROX 4,000 MT SOYBEAN MEAL, IN BULK
CONTRACTED QUANTITY WILL BE ON MIN/MAX BASIS.
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LAYCAN A: SEPT 1 - 15, 2004 TO BE NARROWED TO 10-DAY SPREAD
AT CHARTERER’S OPTION AT TIME OF FIXING.
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LAYCAN B: DEC 15 – 30, 2004 TO BE NARROWED TO 10-DAY SPREAD
AT CHARTERER’S OPTION AT TIME OF FIXING.
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LOADING: 1/2 SAFE BERTHS EACH 1/2 SAFE PORT(S) ANY U.S. RANGE. MISSISSIPPI RIVER, INCLUDING BUT NOT NORTH OF PORT ALLEN TO BE CONSIDERED AS ONE PORT; COLUMBIA RIVER DISTRICT INCLUDING PORTLAND TO BE CONSIDERED AS ONE PORT; SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA INCLUDING SACRAMENTO AND STOCKTON TO BE CONSIDERED AS ONE PORT). FOR OFFERS BASIS U.S. GREAT LAKES UTILIZING FEEDER VESSELS, OFFER TO INCLUDE NAME AND DETAILS OF FEEDER VESSELS.
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DISPORT: 1 / 2 SAFE BERTHS ACAJUTLA, EL SALVADOR. 
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FIXTURE DETAILS: 
CARGO A:
OWNERS – ADM LATIN AMERICA
VESSEL – ALAM SEJAHTERA / MLY
RATE – USD 75.75 PER MT BASIS 1/1. PLUS USD 135,000 LUMPSUM FOR
SECOND LOADPORT IF USED. REDUCE BY USD 135,000 IF LOAD AT ADM
DESTREHAN OR ADM AMA OR ADM RESERVE ELEVATORS.
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CARGO B:
OWNERS – MOBY MARINE
VESSEL – HUDSON / USA
RATE – USD 209.84 PER MT BASIS 1 LOADPORT (HOUSTON, TX) TO 1 DISPORT. PLUS USD 10.00 PER MT ON ENTIRE CARGO FOR ANY USGULF PORT INCLUDING MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IF USED. PLUS USD 8 PER MT ON ENTIRE CARGO FOR SECOND LOADPORT IF USED.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION REGARDING THIS SPECIFIC TENDER CONTACT:
BKA LOGISTICS LLC, 1629 K STREET NW, SUITE 600, WASHINGTON D.C. 20006. PHONE: 202-331-7395; TELEFAX: 202-331-7735; E-MAIL: JAMES.MEAD@BKALOGISTICS.NET OR KIM.ARRO@BKALOGISTICS.NET
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August 6, 2004
Tender 04-032B

Freight Tender: BKA Logistics, Soybean Meal, TNS El Salvador (8/05/04). 
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BKA LOGISTICS LLC., FOR AND ON BEHALF OF TECHNOSERVE (TNS), REQUESTS OFFERS OF U.S. AND NON-U.S. FLAG VESSELS FOR THE CARRIAGE OF SOYBEAN MEAL, IN BULK, UNDER THE FOOD FOR PROGRESS PROGRAM ON THE FOLLOWING BASIS:
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IFB NO: ELS-TNS-FFP-04-032B. 
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CARGO A: APPROX 4,000 MT SOYBEAN MEAL, IN BULK
CONTRACTED QUANTITY WILL BE ON MIN/MAX BASIS. 
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CARGO B: APPROX 4,000 MT SOYBEAN MEAL, IN BULK
CONTRACTED QUANTITY WILL BE ON MIN/MAX BASIS.
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LAYCAN A: SEPT 1 - 15, 2004 TO BE NARROWED TO 10-DAY SPREAD
AT CHARTERER’S OPTION AT TIME OF FIXING.
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LAYCAN B: DEC 15 – 30, 2004 TO BE NARROWED TO 10-DAY SPREAD
AT CHARTERER’S OPTION AT TIME OF FIXING.
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LOADING: 1/2 SAFE BERTHS EACH 1/2 SAFE PORT(S) ANY U.S. RANGE. MISSISSIPPI RIVER, INCLUDING BUT NOT NORTH OF PORT ALLEN TO BE CONSIDERED AS ONE PORT; COLUMBIA RIVER DISTRICT INCLUDING PORTLAND TO BE CONSIDERED AS ONE PORT; SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA INCLUDING SACRAMENTO AND STOCKTON TO BE CONSIDERED AS ONE PORT). FOR OFFERS BASIS U.S. GREAT LAKES UTILIZING FEEDER VESSELS, OFFER TO INCLUDE NAME AND DETAILS OF FEEDER VESSELS.
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DISPORT: 1 / 2 SAFE BERTHS ACAJUTLA, EL SALVADOR. 
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LOAD TERMS: CARGO TO BE LOADED ACCORDING TO BERTH TERMS WITH CUSTOMARY 
DESPATCH AT THE AVERAGE RATE AS PROVIDED BELOW BASED ON VESSELS 
CONTRACTED QUANTITY. THE RATES ARE BASIS TONS OF 2204.6 POUNDS PER 
WEATHER WORKING DAY OF 24 CONSECUTIVE HOURS, SUNDAYS AND HOLIDAYS 
EXCEPTED, EVEN IF USED. SATURDAYS AS PER THE BFC SATURDAY CLAUSE.
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BULK CARRIERS:
VESSEL CONTRACTED QTY LOADING GUARANTEE
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0 – 9,999.99 MT 4,000 MT PER DAY
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TANKERS:
VESSEL CONTRACTED QTY LOADING GUARANTEE
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0 – 9,999.99 MT 4,000 MT PER DAY
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TWEEN-DECKERS: THE LOAD GUARANTEE SHALL BE 3,000 MT PER DAY.
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DISCHARING TERMS: THE CARGO TO BE DISCHARGED, FREE OF RISK 
AND EXPENSE TO THE VESSEL (FREE OUT DISCHARGE), AT THE AVERAGE
RATE OF 2,500 TONS OF 2204.6 POUNDS FOR BULK CARRIERS AND 1,500 TONS OF 
2204.6 POUNDS FOR TWEENDECKERS/MULTIDECKERS PER WEATHER WORKING DAYS OF 
24 CONSECUTIVE HOURS, SUNDAYS AND HOLIDAYS EXCEPTED, EVEN IF 
USED WWDSHEXEIU, ON THE BASIS OF THE BILL OF LADING QUANTITY. 
SATURDAYS AS PER THE BFC SATURDAY CLAUSE. DISCHARGE
GUARANTEE SHALL NOT APPLY ON LASH/SEABEE BARGES. CHARTERER / 
RECEIVERS TO APPOINT AND PAY FOR STEVEDORES AT PORT OF 
DISCHARGE.
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DEMURRAGE / DESPATCH IS APPLICABLE AT LOAD AND DISCHARGE 
PORTS. OWNERS ARE TO SPECIFY THEIR DEM/DES RATES IN THEIR OFFER,
DESPATCH RATES MUST BE ONE-HALF OF DEMURRAGE RATES AS 
QUOTED.
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LAYTIME IS NON-REVERSIBLE. LAYTIME ACCOUNTS ARE TO BE SETTLED 
DIRECTLY BETWEEN OWNERS AND COMMODITY SUPPLIER(S) AT LOAD 
PORT(S). LAYTIME CALCULATION, OVERTIME AND TRIMMING TO BE IN
ACCORDANCE WITH ADENDUM NO 1 OF THE NORTH AMERICAN EXPORT 
GRAIN ASSOCIATION’S FOB CONTRACT NO 2 (REVISED AS OF AUGUST 1, 
1988) CLAUSE NOS 1-10 INCLUSIVE (HEREINAFTER REFERRED TO AS 
NAEGA) REGARDLESS OF VESSEL TYPE. FURTHER, THE FOLLOWING
MODIFICATIONS TO NAEGA WILL APPLY: ANYWHERE THE WORD “BUYER” 
APPEARS, THE WORDS “VESSEL OWNER” IS TO BE SUBSTITUTED. UNDER 
NO CIRCUMSTANCE SHALL CHARTERERS OR USDA/CCC BE RESPONSIBLE 
FOR RESOLVING DISPUTES INVOLVING THE CALCULATIONS OF LAYTIME
OR THE PAYMENT OF DEMURRAGE OR DESPATCH BETWEEN THE VESSEL 
OWNER AND COMMODITY SUPPLIER. ANY/ALL DISPUTES BETWEEN 
VESSEL OWNER AND SUPPLIER ARISING OUT OF THE CONTRACT 
RELATING TO THE SETTLEMENT OF LAYTIME ISSUES SHALL BE 
ARBITRATED IN NEW YORK SUBJECT TO THE RULES OF THE SOCIETY OF 
MARITIME ARBITRATORS, INC.
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DISCHARGE PORT LAYTIME ACCOUNTS TO BE SETTLED DIRECTLY 
BETWEEN CHARTERER AND VESSEL OWNER. VESSEL OWNER IS TO
PREPARE AND SUBMIT SIGNED DISCHARGE PORT LAYTIME STATEMENT 
TO CHARTERERS AGENT BKA LOGISTICS FOR APPROVAL WITHIN THIRTY
(30) DAYS OF COMPLETION OF DISCHARGE. DISCHARGE PORT NOTICE OF 
READINESS AND DISCHARGE PORT STATEMENT OF FACTS, BOTH SIGNED 
ON BEHALF OF CHARTERERS AND VESSEL OWNERS, ARE TO BE 
PRESENTED WITH SIGNED DISCHARGE PORT LAYTIME STATEMENT . 
USDA/CCC SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR RESOLVING DISPUTES 
INVOLVING CALCULATION OF LAYTIME OR THE PAYMENT OF 
DEMURRAGE OR DESPATCH BETWEEN CHARTER AND VESSEL OWNERS. 
ANY/ALL DISPUTES BETWEEN CHARTERER AND VESSEL OWNER ARISING 
OUT OF THIS CONTRACT RELATING TO THE SETTLEMENT OF LAYTIME 
ISSUES SHALL BE ARBITRATED IN NEW YORK SUBJECT TO THE RULES OF 
THE SOCIETY OGF MARITIME ARBITRATORS, INC.
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VESSEL RESTRICTIONS FOR GUIDANCE ONLY, MAX ARRIVAL DRAFT IS 10.0
METERS, MAX LOA IS 225 METERS.

VESSEL TYPE RESTRICTIONS: TOWED BARGES AND ITB UNITS WILL BE 
CONSIDERED; TANKERS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. 

FOREIGN FLAG VESSELS SHOULD NOT BE OLDER THAN 20 YEARS AND 
MUST BE CLASSED HIGHEST IN LLOYD’S REGISTER OR ITS EQUIVALENT – DATE OF 
ORIGINAL CONSTRUCTION, NOT REBUILT DATE, TO GOVERN. ANY EXTRA 
INSURANCE ON ACOUNT OF VESSEL’S AGE, FLAG, OWNERSHIP, TYPE, 
CONFIGURATION OR CLASSIFICATION WILL BE FOR OWNERS ACCOUNT, BUT NOT 
EXCEEDING NEW YORK MARKET RATES FOR U.S. FLAG VESSELS AND LONDON RATES 
FOR NON-US FLAG VESSELS. NVOCC’S MAY NOT BE EMPLOYED TO CARRY U.S. 
FLAG OR FOREIGN FLAG SHIPMENTS. FOR VESSELS OVER 15 YEARS OF AGE AND
ITB’S, OWNERS ARE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE AN ADDITIONAL CERTIFICATE 
FROM NCB CERTIFYING THAT VESSEL’S HATCH COVERS AND ANY OTHER 
OPENINGS LEADING TO CARGO COMPARTMENTS HAVE BEEN SEALED TO 
PREVENT ANY OUTSIDE WATER FROM ENTERING THE CARGO SPACES. 
COST OF SEALING AND SPECIAL SURVEY ARE FOR ACCOUNT OF OWNER
AND IN NO WAY DIMINISHES OWNERS LIABILITY AND RESPONSIBILITIES 
TOWARD THE CARGO.
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SPECIAL NOTE 1: SHOULD OFFERED VESSEL BE ENROLLED IN AN INSURANCE 
PROGRAM THAT NEGATES THE OVERAGE PREMIUM REQUIREMENT, OFFER TO INCLUDE 
ALL INFORMATIN AND CERTIFICATIONS FOR VERIFICATION.
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VESSEL GEAR REQUIREMENTS: VESSELS MUST BE CAPABLE OF SELF-DISCHARGE 
WITH VESSEL OR OWNER SUPPLIED SHORESIDE GEAR (CRANES AND/OR SWINGING 
DERRICKS WITH MINIMUM 8 MT S.W.L. CAPACITY SUITABLE FOR DISCHARGE BY 
CLAM-SHELL OPERATIONS), VACUVATORS ARE PERMITTED. ALL DISCHARGE GEAR 
AND EQUIPMENT IS TO BE SUPPLIED BY OWNER AT OWNER’S EXPENSE. OWNERS TO 
PROVIDE AT THEIR EXPENSE ALL NECESSARY MOTIVE POWER / FUEL TO OPERATE 
OWNER PROVIDED DISCHARGING GEAR. DISCHARGE GEAR MUST BE CAPABLE OF 
MAINTAINING THE GUARANTEED RATES ABOVE, ANY TIME LOST AS A RESULT OF 
BREAKDOWN OF VESSEL’S GEAR TO BE EXCLUDED FROM LAYTIME USED. OPENING 
AND CLOSING OF HATCHES TO BE CARRIED OUT BY VESSEL’S CREW FREE OF 
CHARGE TO CHARTERERS. MECHANICAL OR HYDRAULIC HATCH COVERS FOR VESSELS 
OR RAIN TENTS FOR ALL HATCHES ARE REQUIRED.
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OWNERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR VESSEL ARRIVING AT DISCHARGE PORT 
WITH AN ACCEPTABLE SAFE ARRIVAL DRAFT. IF VESSELS DRAFT 
EXCEEDS SUCH DRAFT, OWNERS TO BE FULLY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY
AND ALL COSTS INCURRED IN REACHING SAFE DRAFT. LIGHTENING, IF ANY,
TO BE PERFORMED IN THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF EL SALVADOR.
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VESSELS MUST BE ABLE TO BE FUMIGATED WITH AN ALUMINUM PHOSPHIDE PREPARATION IN-TRANSIT AND VESSELS THAT CANNOT BE SO FUMIGATED WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. AT FINAL LOADING PORT, COMMODITY SUPPLIER WILL ARRANGE AND PAY FOR IN-TRANSIT FUMIGATION PERFORMED BY A CERTIFIED APPLICATOR. FUMIGATION MUST BE WITNESSED BY FGIS, USDA, AND THE ALUMINUM PHOSPHIDE PREPARATION MUST BE CONTAINED IN PACKAGING AS DESCRIBED IN THE FUMIGATION HANDBOOK. DUST RETAINERS MUST BE USED. FOR TWEENDECKERS AND BULK CARRIERS (INCLUDING PUSH-MODE ITB), THE RECIRCULATION METHOD OF FUMIGATION WILL BE USED. TWEEN-DECK VESSELS ARE ACCEPTABLE ONLY WHEN A CERTIFIED APPLICATOR STATES THAT THE VESSEL HAS BEEN INSPECTED AND FOUND TO BE SUITABLE FOR IN-TRANSIT FUMIGATION AND SUCH WRITTEN STATEMENT FROM CERTIFIED APPLICATOR SHOULD BE SUBMITTED WITH OFFER.
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- OFFERORS SHOULD CONSIDER OFFERING VESSELS TO CARRY A RANGE 
OF TONNAGES TO ACCOMMODATE PROGRAM NEEDS. 
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- ANY ADDITIONAL COMPLETION CARGO(ES) MUST BE DULY SEPARATED, 
MUST BE COMPATIBLE AND NON-INJURIOUS TO TNS’S CARGO, MUST 
BE DETAILED IN OFFER OR APPROVED BY TNS/USDA IF CONTRACTED
AFTER FIXTURE OF TNS MEAL. VESSEL’S ITINERARY AND 
GEOGRAPHIC PROXIMITY OF COMPLETION CARGO(ES) WILL BE TAKEN 
INTO CONSIDERATION BY TNS/USDA IN APPROVAL OF SUCH PART 
CARGO(ES) IN ORDER NOT TO UNDULY IMPEDE DELIVERY OF TNS’S 
CARGO TO DISCHARGE PORT(S).
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- OFFERS SUBMITTED UNDER THIS INVITATION ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE A 
CANCELLING DATE NO LATER THAN THE LAST CONTRACT LAYDAY AS 
ABOVE. VESSELS WHICH ARE OFFERED WITH A CANCELLING DATE 
BEYOND THE LAYDAYS SPECIFIED ABOVE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
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- OFFERS OF NAMED VESSELS ONLY. NO VESSEL SUBSTITUTION IS 
PERMITTED WITHOUT TNS/USDA APPROVAL.
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- OWNERS GUARANTEE THAT THIS VESSEL COMPLIES FULLY WITH THE 
INTERNATIONAL SAFETY MANAGEMENT (ISM) CODE, IF REQUIRED, AND IS 
IN POSSESSION OF A VALID DOCUMENT OF COMPLIANCE AND SAFETY 
MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE AND WILL REMAIN SO FOR THE ENTIRETY OF 
HER EMPLOYMENT UNDER THIS CHARTER PARTY. OWNERS ARE TO 
PROVIDE TNS WITH SATISFACTORY EVIDENCE OF COMPLIANCE IF 
REQUIRED TO DO SO AND TO REMAIN FULLY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY/ALL 
CONSEQUENCES RESULTING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ANY 
MATTERS ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH THIS VESSEL AND THE ISM 
CODE.
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- OWNERS GUARANTEE THAT THIS VESSEL COMPLIES FULLY WITH THE 
INTERNATIONAL SAFETY MANAGEMENT (ISM) CODE AND (ISPS) CODE. FULL
CLAUSE PROVIDED IN PROFORMA CHARTER PARTY. 
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- SECTION 408 OF THE U.S. COAST GUARD AUTHORIZATION ACT OF 1998, PUBLIC LAW 105-383 (46 USC, PARAGRAPH 2302(E)), ESTABLISHES EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 1999, WITH RESPECT TO NON-US FLAG VESSELS AND OPERATORS/OWNERS, THAT SUBSTANDARD VESSELS AND VESSELS OPERATED BY OPERATORS/OWNERS OF SUBSTANDARD VESSELS ARE PROHIBITED FROM THE CARRIAGE OF GOVERNMENT IMPELLED (PREFERENCE) CARGO(ES) FOR UP TO ONE YEAR AFTER SUCH SUBSTANDARD DETERMINATION HAS BEEN PUBLISHED ELECTRONICALLY. AS THE CARGO ADVERTISED IN THIS IFB IS GOVERNMENT IMPELLED (PREFERENCE) CARGO, OFFEROR MUST WARRANT THAT VESSEL(S) AND OPERATOR/OWNER ARE NOT DISQUALIFIED TO CARRY SUCH CARGO(ES).
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- OWNERS TO PROVIDE FOURTEEN (14) DAY PREADVICE OF VESSEL READINESS TO LOAD. PREADVICE NOTICE MUST BE RECEIVED AT THE OFFICE OF BKA LOGISTICS PRIOR TO 1100 HRS WASHIONGTON DC TIME ON REGULAR BUSINESS DAY O BE CONSIDERED RECEIVED ON THAT DAY. IF PREADVICE IS RECEIVED LATER THAN 1100 HRS WASHINGTON DC TIME ON REGULAR BUSINESS DAY –OR- ON WEEKENDS / HOLIDAYS THEN PREADVICE NOTICE WILL BE CONSIDERED RECEIVED ON THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY. IN ADDITION TO SENDING PREADVICE NOTICE TO BKA AS ABOVE, OWNER MUST ALSO PROVIDE COPY OF THEIR PREADVICE NOTICE TO USDA / KCCO BULK COMMODITIES DIVISION, FAX NO 816-823-2586.
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ONE-WAY RATES MUST BE QUOTED IN ADDITION TO ROUND TRIP RATES 
FOR U.S. FLAG NON-LINER VESSELS WHOSE DATE OF ORIGINAL 
CONSTRUCTION EXCEEDS 15 YEARS FROM DATE OF FIXTURE.
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APPROVED U.S. FLAG RATES WILL BE REDUCED TO A LEVEL NO HIGHER 
THAN THE MARITIME ADMINISTRATIONS FAIR AND REASONABLE RATE IN
THE EVENT THAT APPROVED VESSEL IS SUBSTITUTED BY A LOWER COST 
VESSEL TO THE U.S. GOVERNMENT (INCLUDING TUG AND/OR BARGE). 
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FOR U.S. FLAG VESSELS LOADING LESS THAN A FULL CARGO, THE LESS 
THAN FULL CARGO RATE WILL BE SUBJECT TO A REDUCTION TO MEET 
ANY REVISED MARITIME ADMINISTRATION FREIGHT RATE GUIDELINE 
DUE TO VESSEL LOADING OTHER ADDITIONAL CARGO.
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U.S. FLAG OFFERS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED IF THE VESSEL OPERATOR
HAS NOT PROVIDED THE MARITIME ADMINISTRATION WITH THE VESSELS 
COSTS PRIOR TO SUBMISSION OF OFFER.
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OFFERORS ARE ENCOURAGED TO PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING 
INFORMATION: VESSEL NAME / TYPE / FLAG / YEAR BUILT / LOA / BEAM / 
DWT / DRAFT / GEAR (IF ANY) / ETA AT LOAD AND DISCHARGE PORTS / 
FULL STYLE OF OWNERS.
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FREIGHT RATES ARE TO BE QUOTED IN U.S. DOLLARS PER METRIC TON 
BASIS ONE LOADING PORT TO ONE DISCHARGING PORT, PLUS ADDITIONAL
FREIGHT (IF ANY) PER METRIC TON ON ENTIRE CARGO FOR EACH 
ADDITIONAL LOAD OR DISCHARGE PORT IF USED. 
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IF OWNERS INTEND TO LIGHTEN, OFFER TO SPECIFY THE COST OF
LIGHTENING, AND WHETHER ACTION IS FULL OR PARTIAL LIGHTENING. IF 
LIGHTENING IS NOT PERFORMED AT THE DISCHARGE PORT AND THE 
VESSEL DISCHARGES AT BERTH THEN THE COST OF LIGHTENING WILL BE
DEDUCTED FROM THE OCEAN FREIGHT.
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TNS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO ACCEPT OR REJECT ALL OFFERS.
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COMMISSION: 2.50 PERCENT ON FREIGHT / DEADFREIGHT IS PAYABLE TO 
CHARTERERS AGENT IF VESSEL OFFERED DIRECT. IF BROKER INVOLVED
THEN 2/3RD OF 2.50 PERCENT IS PAYABLE TO CHARTERERS AGENT AND 
1/3RD OF 2.50 PERCENT IS PAYABLE TO OFFERING BROKER.
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O’WISE SUBJECT TO TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF TNS’S CHARTER PARTY 
PROFORMA.
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OFFERS TO BE SUBMITTED TO: BKA LOGISTICS LLC, 1629 K STREET NW, SUITE 600, WASHINGTON D.C. 20006, BY 1100 HRS ET AUG 10, 2004. 
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ONLY SEALED HAND DELIVERED OR FAX OFFERS RECEIVED PRIOR TO TENDER CLOSING TIME WILL BE ACCEPTED OR CONSIDERED. NO PHONE OFFERS WILL BE ACCEPTED. IF A TELEFAX OFFER BEGINS TO PRINT PRIOR TO THE DEADLINE AND CONTINUES TO PRINT PAST THE DEADLINE UNTIL COMPLETE IT WILL BE CONSIDERED TO BE RECEIVED ON TIME. OFFERS WILL BE OPENED AND READ IN PUBLIC AT THAT TIME AND PLACE. ONLY OFFERS WHICH ARE RESPONSIVE TO THIS IFB WILL BE CONSIDERED AND NO NEGOTIATION IS PERMITTED. U.S. FLAG OFFERS MADE ‘SUBJECT OPEN’ WILL ONLY BE CONSIDERED WHEN THE SUBJECT RESTRICTION IS LIFTED PRIOR TO 1100 HRS WASHINGTON DC TIME AUG 12, 2004. NO OFFERS OF NON-U.S. FLAG VESSELS MADE ‘SUBJECT OPEN’ WILL BE CONSIDERED. OFFERS ARE TO REMAIN VALID UNTIL 1700 HRS WASHINGTON DC TIME AUG 13, 2004. FIXTURES RESULTING FROM THIS TENDER ARE SUBJECT TO APPROVAL BY TNS AND USDA.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION REGARDING THIS SPECIFIC TENDER CONTACT:
BKA LOGISTICS LLC, 1629 K STREET NW, SUITE 600, WASHINGTON D.C. 20006. PHONE: 202-331-7395; TELEFAX: 202-331-7735; E-MAIL: JAMES.MEAD@BKALOGISTICS.NET OR KIM.ARRO@BKALOGISTICS.NET
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