Use of a dray.
The service offered by a motor carrier for pick-up and delivery of ocean containers or rail containers. Drayage agents usually handle full-load containers for ocean and rail carriers.
Hauling goods short distances. In trade show usage: moving exhibit materials within the confines of the exhibit hall, or the general contractor's warehouse.
The trucking or hauling of containers between inland points. IAS services can help carriers identify interchange opportunities for empty containers, resulting in shorter moves and reduced drayage costs.
A motor carrier that operates locally, providing pickup and delivery service.
The hauling of a load by a cart with detachable sides. (dray) Road transportation between the nearest railway terminal and the stuffing place. Synonym: Connecting Road Haulage
Transporting freight by truck, typically for short distances.
The movement of a container or trailer to or from the railroad intermodal terminal to or from the customer's facility for loading or unloading.
Charge made for local hauling by dray or truck. Same as Cartage.
The charge made for hauling freight or carts, drays or trucks.
Trucking goods from a warehouse to a rail yard or vice versa. Drayage is the trucking component of intermodal transportation.
Transportation of materials and freight on a local basis, but intermodal freight carriage may also be referred to as drayage.
Transporting freight by truck, primarily in local cartage.
Local hauling by commercial vehicle.
Charge for pickup or delivery of intermodal shipments.
The act of moving a load of goods on a truck.
Charge made for local hauling by dray or truck; road transportation between the nearest Ocean Port or Railway terminal and the stuffing/destuffing place.
Also known as connecting road haulage. The hauling of a load by a cart with detachable sides (dray). Road transportation between the nearest railway terminal and the stuffing place.
Drayage simply means, "to transport by a sideless cart". In the late 20th century United States, "drayage" has become a term to describe a logistical service in the shipping industry.