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A glossary of widely used words in the logistics industry. Delve into the
background and meaning of these terms.

The right to operate sea, air, or other transport services within a particular territory
The process of transporting goods across short distances, usually via small vans or trucks.
Circular economy
A sustainable economic model that focuses on minimizing waste and making efficient use of resources
Cold chain
Storage and transportation of temperature-sensitive cargo along a supply chain under controlled conditions
Computer Vision
In the same way that AI gives computers the ability to ‘think’, computer vision allows computers to ‘see’.
Consignment / Consignor / Consignee
The terms used in the process of sending goods