Rate Trend of the Week

Reefer Prices Swing, in Seasonal Shift

The national average rate for reefers added 1¢ last week, approaching a record high at $2.70/mile. But prices fell on a… Read More

Van Rates Head for Record June Peak

Van rates continued to rise in the week after the annual Roadcheck inspection blitz, and we expect the end of June to… Read More

Reefer Truck Shortages Push Rates Higher

Trucks have been in short supply so far in June, and that's been especially true in many of the major reefer markets. To… Read More

Inspection Blitz Sends Freight Rates Skyward

Spot market demand has already exploded in June. Last week was the annual inspection blitz, Roadcheck, which typically… Read More

Van Rates Rise Ahead of Roadcheck Inspections

The annual Roadcheck inspection blitz is taking place June 5 - 7. This is the first… Read More

Memorial Day Brings Higher Van Rates and Tighter Capacity

Demand outpaced capacity during the week that included Memorial Day. The scarcity of trucks pushed van rates higher… Read More

Will Van Rates Spike Again in June?

Many truckers adjusted their schedules ahead of Memorial Day to avoid running out of hours and getting stuck away from… Read More

Flatbed Rates Set Another Record

Demand for flatbed transportation has been off the charts for much of 2018. For a seven-week stretch in April and May,… Read More

Florida Reefer Rates Take a Dive

Peak season for Florida seems to have come to a close, and reefer rates responded accordingly. Prices… Read More

Fuel Prices Keep Pressure on Van Rates

The average price for a gallon of diesel hit its… Read More

Fuel Prices Keep Pressure on Van Rates

After getting off to a hot start in May, van trends took a slight dip last week in terms of… Read More

Florida Refrigerated Freight in Full Swing

Reefer load counts and rates continued to climb last week, boosted by produce markets across the country. Last week was… Read More