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Throughput

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The rate at which goods pass through a terminal or facility.

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What does Throughput mean?

Throughput is a term used in logistics and shipping that refers to the amount of cargo or goods that pass through a terminal or transportation hub during a specific period of time. Throughput can be measured in a variety of ways, such as the number of containers handled, the weight of cargo, or the number of trucks or ships that pass through the terminal.

Throughput is an important metric for terminal operators and carriers, as it can help them to optimize their operations and improve efficiency. 

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