Posted: 26 Sep, 2017 by Matt Sullivan

Spot market volumes hit an all-time high on the top 100 van lanes last week. Rates rose on 66 of those lanes, and the national average van rate of $1.94 per mile is 16¢ higher than it was for the month of August.

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Posted: 19 Sep, 2017 by Matt Sullivan

Nationally, spot market volumes rose above pre-Harvey levels, and load-to-truck ratios on DAT load boards remain high. Relief efforts are underway in Florida, and our hearts go out to those recovering from Hurricane Irma.

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Posted: 19 Sep, 2017 by Peggy Dorf

How to find FEMA loads and what to expect when hauling emergency freight.

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Posted: 13 Sep, 2017 by Peggy Dorf

Hurricane Irma's impact on freight appears to be following patterns that are more typical of a big weather event, while Harvey was exceptional in many ways.That's because Florida is more of a destination than an origin during this season, but Houston is a manufacturing powerhouse that also serves as...

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