What is Ship Broker?

Legal Definition
An agent for the transaction of business between shipowners and charterers or those who ship cargoes. Little Rock v. Barton, 33 Ark. 444
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
One who transacts business between the owners of vessels and merchants who send cargoes.
-- Bouviers Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
One who negotiates the buying, selling and freighting of ships. See 33 Ark. 436.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary