Glossary. P

The Maritime Glossary. Letter P +++ 'Pacific', 'P&I Clubs', 'PADS'

Deutsch: Pazifischer Ozean / Español: Océano Pacífico / Português: Oceano Pací­fico / Français: Océan Pacifique / Italiano: Oceano Pacifico

The Pacific  (Pacific Ocean) is the largest ocean on earth (165.25 million km²). It extends from the Arctic in the north to Antarctica in the south, bounded by Asia and Australia in the west, and the Americas in the east.

English: Pacific Ocean
German: Der Pazifik (auch Pazifischer Ozean / Stiller Ozean genannt) ist der größte Ozean der Erde.

The Plastics and Chemicals Industries Association (PACIA) is the pre-eminent national body representing Australia's chemicals and plastics industries.

English: PMA
PMA is a shortcut for

  • 'Permanent Means of Access'
  • 'Port of Melbourne Authority'.

English: PSC
PSC is a shortcut for

  • 'Port State Control'
  • 'Public Service Commission'.