point-to-point; door-to-door

(shipping) Designates service and rates for shipments in door-to-door service. Originating carrier spots (places) empty container at shipper’s facility at carrier’s expense for loading by and at expense of shipper, the delivering carrier spots the loaded container at consignee’s facility at carrier’s expense for unloading by and at expense of consignee. See demurrage; detention.

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