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D - Logistics, Transportation, Supply Chain Acronyms & Abbreviations Reference Guide.

D

DC
Distribution Center
DDTC
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls
DFATD
Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development
DFO
Department of Fisheries and Oceans
DFRL
Design for Reverse Logistics
DFZ
Duty Free Zone
DG
Dangerous Goods
DHS
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
DIF
Document Image Functionality
DimWt
Dimensional Weight
DIS
Document Image System
DN
Daily Notice
DNL
Do Not Load
DOA
U.S. Department of Agriculture
DOC
U.S. Department of Commerce
DOD
U.S. Department of Defense
DOE
U.S. Department of Energy
DOSCU
Department of State Cuba
DOT
Department of Transportation The department in a jurisdiction that oversees programs and policies affecting highways, urban and rural public transportation, airports, railroads, ports and waterways. In some jurisdictions the DOT may also be responsible for the issuance of drivers licenses, motor vehicle titles, motor vehicle registrations as well as the administration of either or both the IRP and the IFTA programs.
DP
Demand Planning
DPL
Denied Persons List (formerly Denied Parties List)
DSL
Dynamic Screening List
DSL
Dynamic Screening List
DSD
Direct-to-Store Delivery
DVIR
Driver's Vehicle Inspection Report
Deadhead
Deadhead Empty truck (dead heading, running empty).
Demurrage
Demurrage The fees charged by the carrier on containers while they’re in the shipyard.
Detention
Detention The fees charged by the carrier on containers once they leave the shipyard.
Dunnage
Dunnage The material used to protect or support freight in or on trucks.
DL
Driver's License A document permitting a person to operate a motor vehicle
DEF
Diesel Exhaust Fluid

Complete list of logistics and supply chain management acronyms used by freight carriers, truckers, brokers, warehouses and other transportation professionals starting with D.