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Wall Street Journal: Homegrown Supply Shortfalls; Passing Along Price Increases; Racing to Deliver

Average spot rates for refrigerated transport rose 5.8% from April to May, according to DAT Solutions, which says the ratio of loads to trucks rose more than 30% over that period.

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Wall Street Journal: Clouds Over Natural Gas; JD Logistics Offering; Easing Trade Tensions

$3.09: Average cost per mile for refrigerated transport in the truckload spot market so far in May, up about 20% since February and the highest price on record, according to DAT Solutions.

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Cargo Business News: Trucking Trends: As Port Backlogs Ease, Record Imports Take to the Road

DAT Freight & Analytics, which operates the industry's largest load board for truckload freight, has seen record levels of load posts on the Los Angeles spot market.

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Wall Street Journal: Taking Vaccines Global; Tesla Delivers Profits; China’s Online Crackdown

$2.93: Average rate per mile for flatbed truck transport on the U.S. spot market in the first three weeks of April, up 44 cents, or 17.7%, since January, according to DAT Solutions.

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Cargo Business News: Year of the Domino: 3 More Supply Chain Constraints Worth Watching

Dean Croke is the principal industry analyst at DAT Freight & Analytics, which operates in the industry's largest load board for spot truckload freight, and a data analytics program based on $126 billion in annual spot and contract freight transactions. For information, visit dat.com.

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Overdrive: Spot Market: Rates Holding Amid Volume Lull Ahead of July 4

Spot truckload volumes rose 13% last week as freight activity returned to more typical levels following a holiday-shortened workweek, according to DAT Freight & Analytics, operator of the DAT load board network and analytics service. The number of trucks posted to the DAT network increased by a larger degree in the same week, 15% compared to the previous week, which included Memorial Day.

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Fleet Owner: Truckload Soared in May Despite Lower Freight Volumes

As restaurants begin to reopen and regulations around social gatherings are relaxed, DAT Freight & Analytics expects freight volumes to make a big comeback this summer.

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Fleet Owner: Freight Rates Loosen Ahead of Traditional July 4 Peak

It's common for spot rates to dip after Memorial Day and then take off again prior to July 4, but this year, DAT reports that spot truckload prices remained stable.

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American Journal of Transportation: DAT: Truckload Capacity Loosens Ahead of Traditional July 4 Peak

Spot truckload volumes rose 13% last week as freight activity returned to more typical levels following a holiday-shortened workweek, reported DAT Freight & Analytics, which operates the industry’s largest load board network and freight data analytics service. The number of trucks posted to the DAT network increased 15% compared to the previous week, which included Memorial Day.

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Refrigerated Transporter: DAT Teams with FourKites to Boost Supply Chain Visibility

New partnership enables carriers to integrate tracking through their ELDs, delivers new load insights to DAT customers

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