Houston to Dallas freight shipping

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Houston Freight Shipping

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Houston freight shipping services include a heavy mix of ocean and air, as well as truck and rail due to its strong road infrastructure, two airports and a busy ocean port. Houston has the highest population of any Texas city and it is also the fourth largest city in the entire US. Rich in commercial enterprise, Texas leads the nation in industries like agriculture, energy, electronics, and many more.

The most common freight shipping types in Houston:

  • Shipping consumer goods to China by ocean container
  • Distributing petroleum products to the rest of the state by rail
  • Cross-border shipments that need to enter Mexico

Dallas Freight Shipping

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If you thought high volumes of freight moved in and out of Austin, you are right but that volume comes nowhere close to the volume in Dallas, Texas. As one of the nation's largest states, there is no question that a large number of trucks move between the Dallas region and Houston, San Antonio, Austin, El Paso and Amarillo.

The Dallas-Ft. Worth region produces tons of freight for the following commodities:

  • Agriculture
  • Raw Materials
  • Food
  • Textiles
  • Wood
  • Chemicals/Petroleum
  • Building Materials
  • Machinery