Stevedoring costs - in case of sea transportation costs associated with loading and unloading operations. These include the costs of loading/unloading, stacking, measurement, account of cargo, etc. In stevedoring expenses also includes wharfage. In the voyage charterparty stevedoring paid by the shipowner under time Charter by the charterer.
In foreign ports are usually paid by the shipping company due to additional charges to the tariffs for sea transportation.