LTL(Less-Than Truckload Shipment) is a shipment that does not require an entire trailer. LTL shipments can range from 1 - 6 non-stackable standard sized pallets, crates, large parcels or other shipping units which do not fill an entier trailer.
This method allows the driver to haul shipments from mutliple shippers where the freight weight is between 150 - 15,000 lbs per shipment. Each pallet/box should not exceed 2500 lbs.
FTL(Full Truckload Shipment) is a shipment of goods that requires a full truck, or a load occupying an entire truck. FTL shipments can be shipped via van, refrigerated truck or flatbed.
This shipping method can be used when the freight shipment weighs up to 45,000 lbs, depending on the trailer type.