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Four million miles of public roads, 140,000 miles of railroad tracks, 25,000 miles of navigable waterways, 9,800 coastal and inland waterway facilities, and 5,200 public-use airports help compose the United States' freight transportation system, the largest in the world.
Choosing your company's method of transportation is extremely important: The right mode of transport can lead to quick and efficient shipping and delivering, and happy customers, to boot; conversely, the wrong mode of transportation can be extremely costly and damaging.
Here are four tips on how to effectively ship your product.