Glossary Shipping / Term

Breakbulk terminal

Consolidation and distribution center. A terminal in the system that unloads and consolidates shipments received from its smaller terminals and from other breakbulks. This terminal may have its own city operation.

Example: Freight destined for Texas from several New England states will be consolidated at our Stroudsurgh, Pa., breakbulk terminal for forwarding to Texas.

Permanent link Breakbulk terminal - Creation date 2020-07-13

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