Spot Freight Rates are Higher than Previous Year


spot-freight-volume-increaseAugust 2014 was a record setting month in the spot freight market with a 32% increase over the same month last year. Freight availability also remained constant.

  • Spot freight increased 32%
  • Van load availablility increased 36%
  • Refrigerated freight increased 31%
  • Flatbed volume increased 56%

These numbers were released on September 16 by the DAT North American Freight Index.

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