Freight rates or freight shipping rates refer to the cost of delivering items from one location (pick up point) to another (delivery destination). It's a basic definition, but its simplicity ends there. Before a carrier can come up with their freight rates, they have...read more
If there's one thing a shipper wants to do is pay extra, especially for something unnecessary or unexpected. It's no different in the world of LTL shipping. Yet incurring extra charges on shipments is quite a common occurrence, though an easily avoidable one....read more
Two of the most common terms used in the shipping industry are LTL (less than truck load) and FTL (full truckload). Their meanings are pretty straightforward. If you are a shipper of goods, it’s important that you know what LTL and FTL means so you’ll be guided on...read more
If your business involves goods that require transport through LTL (Less Than Truckload) service, one of the first things you should be familiar with is Freight Class as this is the primary basis for determining the cost of moving your shipment. A mistake in choosing...read more
People cannot deny the fact that the trucking industry is one of the growing industries in the world nowadays. There had been hundreds of thousands of trucking companies that are being established in different parts of the globe to distribute goods to their respective...read more
You've been assigned a long-haul job. It's great, of course, because you can expect a hefty pay. But you also know that with greater pay comes greater responsibility. Well, you get the drift. You’re a truck driver who will be driving thousands of miles for hours and...read more
A flatbed refers to a truck or tractor trailer that has a flat open bed capable of hauling and transporting heavy freight and shipments. Flatbed trucking is typically used when supplies or equipment being shipped are too big for conventional trucks, or when open sides...read more
FAR Transportation, Inc. one of the leading trucking companies has been transporting freight, meeting new challenges over time and still continue to provide our clients with superior service. We are a shipping provider that has been built on principles of honesty, integrity, fairness, trust and...