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Industry Trends - Spot Market Industry Trends - Van Industry Trends - Flatbed Industry Trends - Reefer Industry Trends - Fuel Prices
Industry TrendsWEEKMONTHYEAR
Nov 13 – 19 vs.
Nov 6 – 12
Oct 2016 vs.
Sep 2016
Oct 2016 vs.
Oct 2015
Spot Market Loads+5.3%+2.8%+52%
Spot Market Capacity+2.1%+3.4%4.2%
Van Load-To-Truck+3.9%6.0%+86%
Van Rates (Spot)+0.0%+2.5%2.9%
Flatbed Load-To-Truck+3.8%+13%+47%
Flatbed Rates (Spot)+1.1%+1.6%4.5%
Reefer Load-To-Truck+2.6%0.8%+54%
Reefer Rates (Spot)0.5%0.5%2.1%
Fuel Prices0.8%+2.5%2.6%
Demand Increases for Vans, Reefers, Flats

Flatbed Rates Rise 2¢

Nov 13 – 19 – Load-to-truck ratios rose for all equipment types last week, on stronger seasonal demand. Load volume was exceptionally high for vans, but the average van rate was unchanged. Flatbed rates rose 2¢ as a national average, while reefer rates dipped 1¢ per mile.

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

Last update: 11/22/2016 – Next update: 11/29/2016

Fuel Prices
-0.8%$2.42 / gallon
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