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National flatbed rate falls 4¢

Sep 9 - 15 - The national average rate for flatbeds dipped 4¢, falling to $2.58 per mile. The national load-to-truck ratio also moved lower. For details, see the Rate Trend of the Week on the Freight Talk blog.

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 National Average Fuel Price: 
 $3.27/gallon,

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Rates are market averages derived from DAT RateView™, an innovative service that provides real-time reports on prevailing spot market and contract rates, as well as historical rate and capacity trends. RateView's comprehensive database is comprised of more than $33 billion in freight bills in over 65,000 lanes.

August flatbed rates drop 12¢ M-O-M

The national average flatbed rate dropped 12¢ in August compared to July, falling to $2.64 per mile. August's flatbed rate was 46¢ higher than in August 2017.

The chart above depicts national average line haul rates and fuel surcharges for flatbeds in the past 13 months, derived from DAT RateView.

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Last update: 9/17/2018 – Next update: 9/18/2018

National Average Rates Spot Rates Chart - Truck Graphic
8/25 $2.66
9/1 $2.64
9/8 $2.62
9/15 $2.58
Fuel Prices
+0.3% $3.27 / gallon