Posted: 15 Jan, 2019 by Pat Pitz

The ELD mandate transformed the trucking industry last year. The dust has finally started to settle, but more changes could be on the horizon. While there likely won't be any new regulations that are as transformative as the ELD mandate, transportation professionals should keep an eye on these five ...

Read More

Posted: 09 Jan, 2019 by Peggy Dorf

Looking for your next load? Need a truck? Check your watch, and then go to your DAT Hot Market Map. In addition to a detailed view of load and truck posts and ratios, the latest version has a timeline display that gives you the info you need to make your truck or load post stand out from the crowd. ...

Read More

Posted: 09 Jan, 2019 by Pat Pitz

Truckload capacity remained tight during the first week of 2019, and national average rates increased 3¢ for vans, reefers and flatbeds. However, rates declined on many of the highest volume lanes, so increases in the national averages could be temporary. Lower diesel prices and declining fuel ...

Read More

Posted: 08 Jan, 2019 by Matt Sullivan

ELDs ruled everything around us in 2018. The topic dominated our list of most-read stories, and the mandate was central to most of the trends that played out in the freight industry last year. But before 2018…there was 2017. And in 2017, there was plenty of speculation about what would happen...

Read More

Join Us

Follow us on your favorite social networks for news and updates from DAT Solutions!

See DAT Power in Action!

The industry's fastest Load Board. Take a look at the trucking industry's only Live Load Board. Watch Now

About DAT

DAT operates the largest truckload freight marketplace in North America. Transportation brokers, carriers, news organizations and industry analysts rely on DAT for market trends and data insights derived from 179 million freight matches in 2017, and a database of $45 billion of market transactions.

The Original Load Board - Trusted Since 1978

The company was established in 1978 as the Dial-A-Truck (DAT) load finder service at Jubitz® truck stop in Portland, OR.

TIA
OOIDA
CSCMP
MATS
  Newsletter Sign Up  
I am a: