Non-bulk cargo that is not containerised. This can include unutilised cargo, and/or miscellaneous goods in boxes, bales, cases or drums (eg assembled cars, steel, coil, pallets of timber).
The separation of a single consolidated bulk load into smaller individual shipments for delivery to the ultimate consignees.
A term used in the shipping industry referring to merchandise shipped in drums, cartons, or other similar means in the ship's hold. This merchandise is stowed without being containerized.
Dividing truckloads of homogeneous items into smaller, more appropriate quantities for use.
The separation of a consolidated bulk load into smaller individual shipments for delivery to the ultimate consignee. The freight may be moved intact inside the trailer, or it may be interchanged and rehandled to connecting carriers.