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Freight Resources

  • Freight
    Shipping Tips

    A few guidelines to help you save money and improve your shipping experience. Get tips on:

    • Packaging and Crating
    • Freight Weight
    • Know your freight class - Common Freight Classifications
    • Freight Dimension
    • Extra Precautions
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  • Freight
    Topics

    These topics explain the meaning of common freight industry terms. Here are a few random ones.

    • Freight Class
    • Insuring Freight
    • Shipping Hazardous Materials
    • LTL (Less Than Truckload)
    • Pallets
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  • Freight
    FAQs

    We try to provide answers to some of the most asked questions. Popular questions include:

    • What if my shipment is not ready when the carrier comes?
    • What is dimensional weight? Does it apply to me?
    • Is my shipment insured?
    • What are accessorial fees?
    • When is the proof of delivery available?
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How does Action Transport simplify your freight shipping?

  • Freight Shipping US & Canada

    Ship from anywhere to anywhere in the United States and Canada via our extensive carrier network

  • Vast Freight Carrier Network

    We offer FTL, LTL, and specialty cargo rates. We match your shipment with the carrier that best meets your requirements.

  • Handle Bill Of Laden

    Consolidated billing that is easy to read and understand.

  • Road Shipping Options

    Road and Rail options for every freight size, weight, and type.

  • Friendly Shipping Brokers

    Personalized, experienced service every shipment – every time.