What is a Freight Broker?

Freight brokers bring together shippers and carriers who might not otherwise try to find each other and assists in negotiating the terms of the transaction.

What is a freight broker, truck broker or truck freight broker? The primary role of a freight broker is to help companies that need to ship cargo find a trucking company that can deliver the shipment on time and in good condition and provide any extra services that may be required – all at a competitive price.