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INDUSTRY TRENDS WEEK MONTH YEAR
  Nov 16 - 22 vs.
Nov 9 - 15
Oct 2014 vs.
Sep 2014
Oct 2014 vs.
Oct 2013
Spot Market Loads +13% -3.9% +33%
Spot Market Capacity -5.0% +15% +8.0%
Van Load-To-Truck +21% -10% +21%
Van Rates (Spot) +0.5% -0.5% +9.2%
Flatbed Load-To-Truck +5.9% -29% +65%
Flatbed Rates (Spot) -0.9% -1.3% +10%
Reefer Load-To-Truck +28% -9.2% +5.5%
Reefer Rates (Spot) +1.3% -3.0% +12%
Fuel Prices -0.4% -3.0% -5.3%
Rates Respond to Pre-Thanksgiving Demand
11/1 $2.01
Spot van Rates
11/8 $2.03
11/15 $2.02
11/22 $2.03
11/1 $2.35
Spot flatbed Rates
11/8 $2.34
11/15 $2.32
11/22 $2.30
11/1 $2.26
Spot reefer Rates
11/8 $2.31
11/15 $2.31
11/22 $2.34


Last update: 11/25/2014 – Next update: 12/2/2014

Reefer Rates Rise 3¢

Nov 16 - 22 - Load availability rose another 13% in the last full week before Thanksgiving, as van rates recouped 1¢ and reefer rates added 3¢ per mile. Flatbed rates declined 2¢, part of a seasonal trend. 

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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