freight pass-through


noun Commerce.

a special allowance or discounted price given a bookseller or bookstore by a publishing house for paying the freight charge on a shipment of books ordered: so called because the shipping charge is passed on to the consumer by an increase in the suggested retail price for each book. Abbreviation: FPT

Nearby words

  1. freight agent,
  2. freight car,
  3. freight engine,
  4. freight forwarder,
  5. freight house,
  6. freight ton,
  7. freight train,
  8. freightage,
  9. freighter,
  10. freighthopping

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