A transportation company is just another term for a freight or trucking company. In the transportation and logistics industry, transportation refers to the mode in which a shipment is transported. A mode of transportation is the type of transportation. In other words, rail is a mode of transportation and so is trucking.
Transportation companies provide freight shipping services for commercial and non-commercial shippers. Whether you ship from a business with a dock or a first floor office, FreightCenter can match you with the right carrier for the job.