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Back haul (Bfbg)

Definition
Hauling a shipment in a car which otherwise would return empty to be loaded for another trip. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Freight traffic (Bfb)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Container traffic (Bfbe)
Heavy haul (Bfbh)
Traffic loads (Bfbj)
Freight traffic measurement (Bfbm)