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INDUSTRY TRENDS WEEK MONTH YEAR
May 8 – 14 vs.
May 1 – 7
Apr 2016 vs.
Mar 2016
Apr 2016 vs.
Apr 2015
Spot Market Loads 3.9% +0.2% 28%
Spot Market Capacity +12% 3.6% +1.7%
Van Load-To-Truck 8.3% 5.9% 46%
Van Rates (Spot) 1.9% 0.7% 19%
Flatbed Load-To-Truck 22% +23% +1.2%
Flatbed Rates (Spot) +0.0% +2.2% 12%
Reefer Load-To-Truck 18% 10.0% 54%
Reefer Rates (Spot) 1.1% +0.6% 16%
Fuel Prices +0.2% +2.9% 23%
Mid-May Rates Exceed April Averages


Last update: 5/17/2016 – Next update: 5/24/2016

Van Rates Lose 3¢

May 8 – 14 – Van rates lost 3¢ of the previous week’s 7¢ increase, and reefer rates declined 2¢ after rising 11¢ in the first week of May. Flatbed rates were unchanged, week over week.

The chart at left depicts national average spot market rates, including fuel surcharges, for the past four weeks. Rates are derived from DAT RateView.

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