Cargo FAQs:

Q: Is cargo also used in case of goods in the cold-chain?

A: Yes, because the perishable inventory is always in transit towards a final end-use, even when it is held in cold storage or other similar climate-controlled facility.

Q: Are cargoes not handled as individual pieces?

A: Yes, and the way heavy-lift and project cargoes are.

Q: Is cargo food?

A: Yes, as supermarkets require deliveries daily to replenish their shelves with goods.

Q: Is cargo the first category of freight shipment?

A: Yes, and which represents the majority of freight shipments and the majority of business-to-business shipments.

Q: Is cargo typically material stacked on pallets and lifted into and out of the hold of a vessel by cranes on the dock or aboard the ship itself?

A: Yes.