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Origin / Destination Terms:  
  • R - Residence from exterior door or curb 
  • B - Business with regular M - F hours for release or receipt of parcels and a dock or forklift for freight 
  • S - Station established by parcel carriers for dropping off/picking up parcels of less than 10 cubic feet or 150 lbs
  • T - Terminal, or Central Freight Station Terminal that receive/release domestic freight or international freight/parcels
  • P - Port includes airports, ocean ports of unlading and inland ocean container yards
  • Example: R2B would reflect service originating from a Residence, to a Business
Modes
  • AEX - Air Economy Express (generally a door2door parcel service involving R, B and S;
  • AFT - Air Freight (typically international service and may have any type of origin or destination;
  • LCL - Less than Container Freight (ocean freight service in shared container)
  • LTL - Less Than Truckload (shared truck freight service);
  • FTL / PTL - (Full or Partial Truckload where cargo is not cross docked from trailers at terminals);
  • FCL - Full ocean Container Load (20DV, 40DV, 40HC, OG over gauge and FL flat rack);
  • ROR - Roll on Roll off (land via trailer or vehicle hauler, or ocean via RORO vessel;
  • PAR - Parcels by ground courier service.
Accessory Services:
  • RES - residential service
  • INS - inside
  • PLT - palletization
  • CR8 - crating
  • STR - stairs
  • 2MN - 2 man removal or loading;
  • LFG - liftgate/tail-lift truck