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This paper is about freight rates and the current situation in the shipping field. First, let’s describe the freight rates or shipping rates. The freight rates or shipping rates refer to any inventory, raw materials, linen goods, or parcels shipped from one place to another. The transport structure complicated by competition from different types of vehicles. Different transportation systems compete for business purposes. In general, long-distance rail travel is much less expensive than air or long-distance transportation. However, it depends on the load. In this article included examples of shipping situation and rates. Chemical shipments are expected to rebound this year but are not as strong as they were in 2005, so carriers will cut fuel costs to a minimum as soon as possible. At the same time, the carriers said that the problem could not resolve soon, as there are no restrictions on all vehicles. Also, a year ago, US rail freight costs were very high, with certain regions growing by 100%.
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  • Fall '19
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