General Knowledge of Transport Industries for Fresher
FULL TRUCKLOAD (FTL)
Full truckload can mean 2 things.
1.Multiple products to fill a full truckload.
2.Partial load yet prefer a dedicated/exclusive truck to carry consignment only.
Full truckload is often chosen when businesses have more products to move 1 place to another place, when they have high risk packages, or when timely delivery is of utmost important (FTL is Faster).
Advantages of Full Truckload Services:
1.Best way to move large number of materials via multiple trucks
2.Ideal for high risk or delicate freight movements –with committed TAT (Turn Around Time)
3.Point to Point Delivery services with no transshipment of material.
4.Considerably faster than Less than truckload; for high consumer demand’s is in a market
Part Truck Load (PTL)
Part Truck Load is a type of ground valuable transportation that combines goods from multiple customers and in multiple categories. Businesses choose this budget-friendly option when the consumer demand for their products is average or stable.
Part Truck Load is affordable for business because which share the transportation costs with other companies, and use a third-party logistics (3PL) company. Each company takes up a portion of the truck for their goods and only pays according to the amount of product movement and the length of distance. Overall, Part Truck Load services is very beneficial business proposition for Transport industries.
Advantages of Part Truck Load Services:
Cost effective freight transportation
Ideal for Transportation businesses
Door to Door Services are available
Pickup and Deliveries services are available as per location…