Joint Rate

Joint Rate

A single price paid on a shipment transported by two or more carriers between its origin and destination.
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The BOJ's latest action can be seen as part of the joint rate cut,'' said Takahide Kiuchi, chief economist at Nomura Securities Co.
The short line and the Class I railroad need to work together to develop a competitive joint rate the will benefit both railroads.
Uncooperative Class I railroads can deny market access through switching charges or joint rates, fail to supply equipment, divert overhead traffic to other carriers, demand unfair revenue splits on joint movements, and require excessively high car hire fees.
A joint rate cut is a bit old as a concept,'' he said.
Failure to provide a joint rate will cause shippers to ship only to or from the junction point and truck the goods in or out.
15 One small road in Oregon, the City of Prineville (not a new carrier) lost its inbound tire traffic because the UP and the BN would not allow it a share of a joint rate.
Recently, our Pennsylvania subsidiaries (Philadelphia Suburban Water Company and the Consumers Pennsylvania Water companies) settled a joint rate request, which had been filed with the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission in October, 1999.
a subsidiary of Wisconsin Central Transportation Corporation (NASDAQ - WCLX), announced a new joint rate intermodal service agreement today.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said the arrangement, in which the airlines collaborate on joint rates and scheduling, profits consumers as Virgin might not execute services from Australia to Abu Dhabi.
The velocity problem in this study is considered as inverse velocity problem in which velocity state of the end effector is given and input joint rates required to produce the desired velocity are found.
Despite a method provided by Staggers for surcharging prescribed divisions of joint rates that had become unduly low, carriers usually resorted to cancellation of joint rates over junctions which short-hauled the cancelling carrier.
The impetus for cancellation of through routes and joint rates or the imposition of surcharges under Staggers came from the longstanding imbalance of divisions resulting from the Commission's ineptitude in deciding divisions cases involving official and other territories.
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