Illustrated Guide to Truck Trailers


Pub. Date: 2006-2008
Pages: 14
Format: Automated PDF Download
File Size: 8.5″X11″ (21.59 x 27.94cm)

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Professional Industry Report

Truck Trailers
At some point or other, the vast majority of all freight, including cargo shipping by ocean and air, is transported by truck from its origin, or to its final destination. As such, trucks and truck trailers form an integral part of the supply chain.

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Illustrated Guide to Truck Trailers
The World Trade Press “Illustrated Guide to Truck Trailers” is an illustrated guide to the fourteen most common truck trailers used in domestic and international trade. This is the most comprehensive guide to truck trailers in the industry and, in several formats, has more than 60,000 copies in print.

In addition to an introduction, and a schematic of truck trailer dimensions, 14 truck trailer types are profiled. For each truck trailer there is a detailed side-view illustration of the trailer, front and rear view illustrations, a usage statement, configurations, features and options, notes and standard dimensions.

Illustrated Guide to Truck Trailers
Table of Contents

  1. Freight (Van, Box) Trailer
  2. Refrigerated Trailer (Reefer)
  3. Container Skeletal Trailer
  4. Platform (Flat Bed) Trailer
  5. Tandem Platform Trailer
  6. Platform Dropdeck/Gooseneck Trailer
  7. Tandem Platform Dropdeck/Gooseneck Trailer
  8. Tanker Trailer
  9. Livestock Trailer
  10. Dry Bulk Trailer (Hopper)
  11. Tandem Dry Bulk Trailer (Hopper)
  12. Deep Drop Furniture/Electronics Van
  13. Auto Transport Tractor Trailer
  14. Timber (Logger) Trailer

This professional report is appropriate for buyers-importers, sellers-exporters, shipping lines, railroads, trucking companies, all logistics practitioners, and students of international trade.

Who Should Purchase This Report

The World Trade Press “Illustrated Guide to Truck Trailers” is a must-have for those who ship goods by truck, either domestically or internationally. It is also a standard guide for industry professionals including trucking companies, freight forwarders, consolidators and those involved in multi-modal activities, including shipping lines, airlines and rail carriers.

Authors Researchers Illustrators

The World Trade Press “Illustrated Guide to Truck Trailers” was a collaborative effort by a team of World Trade Press researchers, writers and illustrators including:
Paul Denegri and Edward Hinkelman.
The truck trailer illustrations were custom drawn by Cindee Wolley.