Deutsch: Verkehr / Español: Transporte / Português: Transporte / Français: Transport / Italiano: Trasporto
Transport or transportation is the movement of people, animals and goods from one location to another. Modes of transport include air, rail, road, water, cable, pipeline and space. The field can be divided into infrastructure, vehicles and operations.
In the industrial or industry context, transport refers to the movement of goods, raw materials, or finished products from one location to another, either within a facility or between facilities.
Examples of transport in the industrial context include:
- Forklifts moving raw materials or finished products within a warehouse
- Trucks transporting goods between manufacturing facilities or to distribution centers
- Conveyor belts for assembly line transport in manufacturing
- Shipping containers for overseas transport of goods.