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Understanding Yard Storage for Containers

What is yard storage for containers?

Yard storage refers to the practice of keeping containers in a trucker's guarded yard.

Why is yard storage used for containers?

Yard storage is used to avoid exorbitant demurrage fees when a container cannot reach its destination before the Last Free Day.

How is yard storage cost calculated?

Yard storage costs are typically charged at a daily rate.

What is a pre-pull in the context of container storage?

A pre-pull often includes one free night of yard storage before yard storage costs start to apply.

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