Definitions for "NVOCC"
Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier: a maritime transportation intermediary who acts as a shipowner, but who has no ship of his own (he rents space on ships belonging to real shipowners).
Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (also called NVO) consolidates small shipments from different shippers into full container loads and arranges all details from origin to foreign delivery.
a common carrier providing point-to-point international transportation of goods