Intermodal transport is the transfer of two or more means of transport linked up, jointly undertake a multi-link, multi-section, interconnected business.
The advantage is:
1, shorten the time of the goods in the way.
2, reduce transportation cost.
3, simplify the consignment procedures, reduce transfer agencies, and save costs.
It is simple to handle the formalities of consignment, and only in accordance with the nature of the conveyance of the starting station at the consignment station, the consignee can be notified to receive the goods to the place of receipt, and the other is responsible for the transportation department.