General cargo, also referred to as break bulk cargo or unitized cargo, is a term used to describe non-specialized goods that can be loaded into standard shipping packages such as boxes, crates, barrels, or pallets. It’s also the cargo which dimensions allow it to be loaded into 40″ High cube container. General cargo is the most common form of cargo, and can be shipped by road, rail, sea, or air. There are many options available for each of these modes of transport. General cargo presents daily challenges for shippers and their customers.