On Friday afternoon, as we watched from our… Read More
Our network at a glance:
159 million load and truck posts in 2018
More than 623,000 load posts per business day
More than 1.3 million load searches per business day
122 million are posted first on DAT or nowhere else
More than 511 million searches per year
$68 billion in annualized freight payments
Contract rates for reefers increased from $1.50 to $1.51 in July. This seems odd, because spot market demand -- and… Read More
Looking at recent trends, there has been a slow but steady easing in spot market freight volume since April. This was… Read More
We expected spot market rates to decline after the end of June, which is usually a peak month for freight. Vans and… Read More
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) recently began providing commercial motor carrier companies with… Read More
Motor Carrier Protection Act of 2010Summary of Major Provisions,… Read More
If you watch the evening news, you might think there's a recession coming any minute now. An online search for the… Read More
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 183 million freight matches and a database of $68 billion of market transactions.
The company was established in 1978 as the Dial-A-Truck (DAT) load finder service at Jubitz® truck stop in Portland, OR.