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|Feb 4 – 10 vs.
Jan 28 – Feb 3
|Jan 2018 vs.
|Jan 2018 vs.
|Spot Market Loads||+0.3%||+26%||+134%|
|Spot Market Capacity||–1.5%||+4.1%||–6.9%|
|Van Rates (Spot)||–2.7%||+7.1%||+35%|
|Flatbed Rates (Spot)||+0.9%||+3.0%||+24%|
|Reefer Rates (Spot)||–3.5%||+7.3%||+36%|
Flatbed Rates Reverse Course
Feb 4 – 10 – Rates have continued to decline for vans and reefers, but turned upward for flatbeds. Although rates have stepped down from their sky-high levels in early January, they’re still significantly higher than at this time last year. National average rates last week dropped 6¢ for vans and 9¢ for reefers, but gained 2¢ for flatbeds.
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National average spot market rates for the past four weeks, including fuel surcharges, are shown in the above graph. Weekly rate snapshots reflect averages for the month to-date, from DAT RateView.
Last update: 2/13/2018 – Next update: 2/20/2018