FTL Transportation Services Overview
FTL (full truckload), meaning that the shipment will take up an entire truck by itself. FTL shipments are typically used when there are ten or more palettes that need to ship.Full Truck Load (FTL) services is a strong hold of ours and forms part of the core offerings end to end multi-modal transportation with loading services catered through owned and hired fleet for bulk goods movement on a pan India basis. FTL shipments stay on the same truck the entire time and aren’t transferred during transport, so there is significantly less risk of damage. This method of transportation( i.e. FTL) is also much quicker than LTL, since only one shipment is on board and there won’t be multiple stops along the way.
-Truckload shipping is the movement of large amounts of homogeneous cargo, generally the amount necessary to fill an entire semi-trailer or intermodal container.
-This is as conflicting to a less-than truckload (LTL) company that generally mixes freight from several customers in each trailer.
-One advantage Full Truckload (FTL) carriers have over Less than Truckload carriers is that the freight is never handled en route, whereas an LTL shipment will typically be transported on several different trailers.
-A typical full truckload for a dry van trailer comprises of 24 standard pallets of cargo that weighs up to 42,000 lbs. (or more).