Conversely, full truckload shipments are large enough to fill up an entire semi-truck trailer. FTL freight is contracted to one carrier and rides alone, meaning there don’t need to be extra stops along the way and enquiry to delivery by door-to-door services.
is the transportation of relatively small freight. The alternatives to LTL carriers are parcel carriers or full truckload carriers. Parcel carriers usually handle small packages and freight that can be broken down into units less than 150 pounds (68 kg).