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National Van Rate Adds 1¢

Jun 10 - 16 - The national average van rate increased 1¢ to $2.30 per mile, matching the record high set in early January of this year. The load-to-truck ratio for vans moved lower following tight capacity that occurred during the annual Roadcheck inspection blitz the previous week. For details, see the Rate Trend of the Week on the DAT Freight Talk blog

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 National Average Fuel Price: 
 $3.24/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 $45 billion in freight bills in over 65,000 lanes.

National Van Rate Added 1¢ in May

The national average van rate for May was $2.16 per mile, up 1¢ from the April average. The May average was 53¢ higher than in May 2017.

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

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Last update: 6/18/2018 – Next update: 6/19/2018

National Average Rates Spot Rates Chart - Truck Graphic
5/26 $2.15
6/2 $2.19
6/9 $2.29
6/16 $2.30
Fuel Prices
-0.9% $3.24 / gallon