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A platform for loading or unloading trucks, trains, ships, or aircraft; or an aircraft hangar. 









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Drayage - A service offered by a motor carrier for the cartage of rail or ocean containers from a dock to an intermediate or final destination, or the charge for such cartage.

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Tonnage - The displacement of a vessel in tons of water; or a duty charged per ton of cargo at a port, pier, dock or canal.

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Warfage - A fee charged for cargo passing through a pier or dock.

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Ver 4, Sep, 1999, Matthew D. Cox, logistics@logisticsworld.com
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