Glossary

Consolidation

Tags: Glossary

Consolidation is the act of combining LCL shipments into a truck or container.

Flexport

Ready to Get Started?

Flexport makes shipping your cargo transparent, reliable, and affordable

What is consolidation?

Consolidation is the act of combining two or more shipments in a truck or container.

LCL shipments are consolidated at a CFS.


Learn More

Related Help Articles

Should I Ship by LCL or FCL?

Flexport's LCL Service

Related Glossary Terms

Co-Loader

CFS (Container Freight Station)

Deconsolidation

Share the Article

More From Flexport

arrowImage

Ready to Get Started?

Sign up for a Flexport account or ask to see our platform in action.

Sign Up for Freight Market Updates

Get weekly insights into all things freight, delivered right to your inbox.

I agree to the storing and processing of my personal data by Flexport as described in the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.