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Industry Trends - Spot Market Industry Trends - Van Industry Trends - Flatbed Industry Trends - Reefer Industry Trends - Fuel Prices
INDUSTRY TRENDS WEEK MONTH YEAR
  Sep 7 - 13 vs.
Aug 31 - Sep 6
Aug 2014 vs.
Jul 2014
Aug 2014 vs.
Aug 2013
Spot Market Loads +18% +0.4% +44%
Spot Market Capacity +30% -4.7% +1.9%
Van Load-To-Truck -9.5% +5.2% +25%
Van Rates (Spot) +2.0% -2.9% +8.7%
Flatbed Load-To-Truck -11% +0.5% +106%
Flatbed Rates (Spot) +0.4% -0.4% +9.5%
Reefer Load-To-Truck -9.9% +11% +24%
Reefer Rates (Spot) +1.7% -3.0% +9.1%
Fuel Prices +0.0% -1.2% -1.7%
Rates Rise Again, as Ratios Drop
8/23 $2.00
Spot van Rates
8/30 $2.00
9/6 $2.04
9/13 $2.08
8/23 $2.44
Spot flatbed Rates
8/30 $2.43
9/6 $2.44
9/13 $2.45
8/23 $2.28
Spot reefer Rates
8/30 $2.28
9/6 $2.32
9/13 $2.36


Last update: 9/16/2014 – Next update: 9/23/2014

Vans, Reefers Add 4¢

Sep 7 - Sep 13 - Rates rose and load-to-truck ratios declined again last week for the three major equipment types. Just as they did in the previous week, rates for vans and reefers again rose by 4¢ per mile and flatbed rates added 1¢, as a national average.

The chart at left depicts national average spot market ("broker buy") rates in the past four weeks, derived from DAT RateView.

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