Less Than Truck Load (LTL)

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A shipment that has freight less than the truck load.

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What is Less Than Truck Load (LTL)?

Less Than Truck Load (LTL) is a type of freight shipping that involves sending goods that don’t require a full truckload. LTL shipments are typically smaller and lighter than a full truckload and are generally more cost effective for businesses.  


They are consolidated with other shipments in order to maximize the efficiency of the truck and reduce overall costs. 

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