Rate Trend of the Week

All Truckload Rates are Local

National trends are a useful indicator of seasonal pressure, but they can seem contradictory sometimes. Read More

Spot Market Freight Signals Economic Growth

Spot market rates exceeded contract rates paid to for-hire carriers in 45% of freight moves from mid-April to mid-May. Read More

Florida is Hot for Vans and Reefers

Outbound freight is plentiful and rates are soaring right now in Florida. Read More

Truckload Pricing Slips in April

The economy is not expanding yet, at least according to reports of a mere 0.1% GDP growth in the first quarter. Read More

Truckload Rate Trend of the Week - Apr 27 - May 3

The economy is not expanding yet, at least according to initial reports of a mere 0.1% GDP growth in the first quarter.… Read More

What's the "New Normal" for Truckload Freight?

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Truckload Rates Mix it Up, in Transitional Season

Rate trends are often mixed in the Spring, which is typically season of transition between slow and peak. Read More

Analysts Support DAT Predictions on Economy, TL Capacity

We've been out ahead of the pack for months, with emerging trends in freight transportation. Read More

Weather Has Changed, Rates Have Not

Truckload rates remain atypically high on the spot market… Read More

Rates Remain Elevated, as Seasonal Demand Blossoms

Storm-related bottlenecks are finally clearing the supply chain, just in time for seasonal freight to fill up any excess… Read More

Freight Volume Heats Up in Northern Regions, as Q1 Closes

The Southeast was not the first region to see a surge of spring freight this year… Read More

March Forward, With More Truckload Freight Availability

Truckload freight availability is expanding, but rates may decline before they rise. Read More