What's the Difference Between DAT Trendlines and DAT RateView?

High-level national trends vs. actionable information

DAT RateView

  • Updated daily
  • Compare spot and contract rates on more than 65,000 lanes
  • Yesterday's load-to-truck ratios for 145 key market areas
  • 13-month history of prices on every lane

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DAT Trendlines

  • Updated weekly
  • National average spot market rates
  • Last week's national load-to-truck ratio for each trailer type
  • Compare the national average rate to last month's average

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What Do You Get With DAT RateView?

  • Data based on $60 billion in real transactions between brokers, carriers, and shippers
  • 13-month history of rates on every lane, so you can assess seasonality and anticipate changes in price
  • Rates as current as a 7-day average up to a 1-year average
  • Compare spot market and contract rates to find how your business can maximize profits or control costs


DAT RateView Is the Perfect Tool For...

  • RFP Bids: Get pricing information for every lane on a single spreadsheet
  • Benchmarking: Become a RateView contributor and compare your rates to your competitors
  • Cost Control: Anticipate price changes with 13-month histories, plus Hot Market Maps depicting supply and demand
  • Speed and Efficiency: Confidently price every lane with a single search

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The Most Accurate Freight Rates

All DAT load board products can show you the average spot market rate for every lane you search. Choose your business type below to learn more. Or if you're interested in upgrading your load board subscription to include freight rates, call 800.551.8847.

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Statistically validated data
  • Real payments to carriers
  • Based on key market areas and zip codes, not a geographic radius
  • Data collected immediately, updated daily

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In Depth

The biggest pricing index
  • $60 billion in REAL transactions
  • See average rates based on past 7 days
  • 13-month histories on 65,000 lanes
  • Compare spot and contract rates

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The industry standard
  • The NASDAQ of the trucking industry
  • Most-cited source for freight trends
  • See where demand is highest, lowest
  • Anticipate changes in price

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