Spot market truck capacity eases by 6.7%, compared to prior week

As reported in TransCore Trendlines:

Spot market equipment capacity increased by 6.7% overall for the week, led by a 7.3% surge in van capacity in the week of November 7-13, compared to the previous week. Spot market load availability declined by 4.4%, led by a 7.8% dip in loads designated for flatbeds. Loads were down by 3.2% for vans, while reefer load volume was unchanged, week over week.

Peggy Dorf

Peggy joined DAT in 2008 as a writer and market analyst. She was instrumental in developing DAT Trendlines, and she writes extensively about the impact of economic trends on companies and individuals in transportation and logistics. Peggy is a Certified Transportation Broker with decades of experience in technology marketing and an MBA from the Wharton School.