488510 Freight Transportation Arrangement

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in arranging transportation of freight between shippers and carriers. These establishments are usually known as freight forwarders, marine shipping agents, or customs brokers and offer a combination of services spanning transportation modes.

Cross-References.
  • Establishments primarily engaged in tariff and freight rate consulting services are classified in U.S. Industry 541614, Process, Physical Distribution, and Logistics Consulting Services.
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488510 488510 488510  Agents, shipping
488510 488510 488510  Customs brokers
488510 488510 488510  Freight forwarding
488510 488510 488510  Marine shipping agency
488510 488510 488510  Shipping agents (freight forwarding)