Archive for January 12, 2019
Trucking is a big business today, and trucks make up a generous slice of American carrier services today, alongside trains, airplanes, and naval vessels. After all, trucks can go to many places where ships and trains cannot, and they can deliver much smaller loads to specialized locations, while the larger vehicles are restricted to carrying massive amounts of freight from one major business center to another. Once a ship’s or train’s part of distribution is over, trucks often take over and deliver items to and from warehouses and retailers or other distribution centers, and many statistics exist today to show just how vigorous this industry is. And sometimes, certain types of trucks are bought new or used to carry specialized cargo, such as those sensitive to heat or cold. A reefer trailer or reefer unit, for example, is ideal for this. What is a reefer trailer, and what businesses will hire their services the most? Can wholesale reefer units be found for a good price?