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			Contract Carrier - 




Company that transports freight under contract with one or a limited number of shippers. 









 Reference: Truck Writers of North America (TWNA)





	
	
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Export Declaration - A document required by the U.S. Treasury Department and completed by a shipper indicating the contents, value, and destination of an export shipment.

Related Terms: Export Declaration - export | export bill of lading | international | shipment | shipping |
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Shipper's Loan and Count - A statement on a bill of lading that the shipper verified the loading and quantity loaded during transfer to a carrier for shipping.

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TL Carrier - Trucking company which dedicates trailers to a single shipper's cargo, as opposed to an LTL (Less Than Truckload) carrier which transports the consolidated cargo of several shippers and makes multiple deliveries. Reference: Truck Writers of North America (TWNA)

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