goods that are in the process of being physically transported from a factory or depot to a customer by road, rail, sea or air, involving both domestically and internationally traded goods. The movement of goods may be done by the supplier's own distribution division or by independent fleet operators and FREIGHT FORWARDERS. See C. I. F., F. O. B.
In the ocean cargo sector, Hamburg Sud pre-positions its equipment to meet regional and seasonal needs, and recently established a new Venezuelan trucking company to move cargoes between major interior industrial centers to key ports.