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Before you can successfully transport freight, you must first determine the shipping option that best meets your transportation needs. There is a wide variety you can choose from, including dry van, refrigerated (reefer), flatbed and more. Each method of transportation comes with advantages and disadvantages that impact both shippers and carriers who are hauling the freight.
It’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with all of the freight shipping modes and the requirements that come along with each. We’ve outlined the advantages and challenges of dry van, refrigerated, and flatbed shipping based on factors such as haul length, wait times, and freight availability.