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A Glossary of Traffic Terms and Abbreviations and Their Explanations
William James Knorst
No preview available - 1945
Act.—An Act Bill of Lading Bill of Lading.—A car float cargo Carrier.—A transportation line Charge.—A charge Classification common carrier compression consignee consignor cotton cubic feet cubic foot Deadweight Tonnage demurrage document draying or trucking export fast freight February 29 foreign country Freight Agent Freight Association freight on carts Freight Tariff Bureau Freight.—Freight GLOSSARY OF TRAFFIC handling Interstate Commerce Act Interstate Commerce Commission joint rate less-than-carload loading or unloading ment Motor Carrier Act Motor Freight Bureau Motor Freight Tariff motor vehicle movement moving of cars number of tons origin and destination owner package particular average point located point of origin Point.—A point port portation line pounds rail railroad Rate.—A rate applicable Rate.—A rate established reconsignment route rules and charges rules and regulations ship ship's shipper signee Station.—A station switching limits Switching.—The moving taining Tariff.—A tariff containing term denoting tonnage Traffic Manager trans transit Transit.—The stopping Weight.—The weight