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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)
Related Terms: Contract Carrier - carrier | trucking |
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.
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.
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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