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Ton miles (Bfbmu)

Definition
One ton of freight shipped equals one mile. (Source: Team: adapted from www.bts.gov/dictionary//programs/bts_working_papers/2004/paper_02/)
Broader Term
Freight traffic measurement (Bfbm)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Empty car miles (Bfbme)
Tonnage (Bfbmt)