Private Carrier

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A company that transports goods using its own vehicles and drivers, usually for its own use.

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What does a Private Carrier do?

A private carrier is a company that provides transportation services for its own goods or for goods belonging to a related company. Private carriers do not offer transportation services to the general public and are not considered common carriers. Private carriers may use their own vehicles and employees or contract with third-party carriers to transport goods. 

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