LTL shipments

LTL (less than truck loadings) is transportation of small-sized shipments from different consignors to one destination in one vehicle. LTL transportations allow to reduce the cost of small-sized shipments delivery.

Common scheme of LTL transportation is shown below:

1. Delivery of single shipment from consignor’s warehouse to consolidation warehouse.

2. Additional processing of shipment at consolidation warehouse which can include packing etc.

3. Customs clearance and preparation of other documents for transportation.

4. Dispatch of LTL shipment to the country of destination with the road transport.

5. Unloading at temporary warehouse; in some cases delivery to the consignee’s warehouse possible.

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