Base Rate

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Base Rate

Summary of Base Rate

The specific commodity or general class rate applicable to a product in a common carrier's tariff. Various surcharges, fuel adjustments, currency adjustment factors, et cetera, may be imposed on top of the base rate; they are often expressed as a percentage of the base rate.

(Main Author: William J. Miller)

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