Quantity of freight required to fill a truck, or at a minimum, the amount required to qualify for a truckload rate.
Transferring bulk shipments from the vehicle/container of one mode to that of another at a terminal interchange point.
The total time that elapses between a shipment’s delivery and pickup.
Transport of trailers with their loads on specially designed rail cars.
A measure of output for freight transportation. It reflects the weight of shipment and the distance it is hauled; a multiplication of tons hauled by the distance traveled.