The transport lexicon

Lexicon entries

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  • Reception point

    Designation of the place (delivery point) where goods are unloaded and/or [...]

  • Recipient

    The recipient accepts and/or unloads goods, i.e. this is the point which the goods have to be delivered [...]

  • Refrigerated goods

    Goods which need to be transported in temperature-controlled conditions. This includes foodstuffs such as fruit but also medicine and/or pharmaceutical [...]

  • Refrigerated transport

    Designates refrigerated and deep-frozen transport (Latin frigor = [...]

  • Return load

    The term load describes all goods in the hold(s) of a means of transportation, such as truck, car, ship, train or aircraft. At the destination for the load the goods are unloaded. If new freight is [...]

  • Road haulage

    Goods which are solely transported by [...]

  • Route calculator

    Also known as route planner. These terms designate computer programs which find the best route between a start point and destination. They often also calculate travel costs and feature many [...]

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