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English definition of “drayage”


noun [U]     /ˈdreɪɪdʒ/ TRANSPORT
the act of transporting goods by road or rail : a drayage company / firm / truck
the charge for transporting goods by road or rail : Drayage will be increased from $220 to $250 per trip .
(Definition of drayage noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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