Flatbed Demand & Capacity

Flatbed Demand & Capacity
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  • Van Demand & Capacity
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  • Reefer Demand & Capacity
  • National Reefer Rates
Hot Market Maps and Hot State Maps (above) in DAT RateView depict geographic trends in the load-to-truck ratio.

Check the DAT Freight Talk blog for regular updates on market conditions,
regulations and industry trends.

Flatbed Load-To-Truck Ratio

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

About The National
Load-To-Truck Ratio

Load-to-truck ratios represent the number of loads posted for every truck posted on DAT Load Board. The load-to-truck ratio is a sensitive, real-time indicator of the balance between spot market demand and capacity. Changes in the ratio often signal impending changes in rates. Learn more about load-to-truck ratios here.

Load-To-Truck Ratio