The history of getting things from here to there

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Containerization become a popular fright transport  method for trucks and trains.trucks and bagan to be used in combination for fright transport.trade between the us and mexico exploded. Today us trucks are constantly crossing the border to deliver and pick up mechandise.

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Stoughton® designs, manufactures, and markets standard and customized truck trailers under the Stoughton® name. We are one of the highest quality trailer manufacturers in North America. Our products include the composite (Z-PLATE) plate, aluminum sheet and post, extra wide, grain hoppers, doubles vans and converter dollies, furniture, open top, specialty vans, domestic containers and chassis.

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