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Carload - A shipment in which the freight completely fills a container or railcar. Acronym: CL
Related Terms: Carload - freight | full carload | less than carload | railcar | shipment |
Less Than Carload -
A shipment in which the freight does not completely fill the container or railcar; or a particular consignor's freight when combined with others to produce a full carload.
Reference: less than container load,
An itemized list of all passengers and cargo onboard a ship or aircraft; a listing of goods carried by a truck or train; or a listing of railcars in a train.
Twenty-Foot Equivalent Unit -
Standardized unit for measuring container capacity on ships, railcars, etc.
Reference: Truck Writers of North America (TWNA)
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