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DAT Trendlines™

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Industry Trends
 
WEEK
AUG 19 – AUG 25 VS. AUG 12 – AUG 18
MONTH
JUL 2019 VS. JUN 2019
YEAR
JUL 2019 VS. JUL 2018
Spot Load Posts
-2.9% -19.9% -37.3%
Spot Truck Posts
+2.6% +12.2% +22.6%
Van Load-To-Truck
-7.6% -32.8% -39.2%
Van Spot Rates
+1.1% -2.7% -18.9%
Flatbed Load-To-Truck
-0.6% -28.1% -62.9%
Flatbed Spot Rates
+0.1% -1.3% -17.8%
Reefer Load-To-Truck
-7.0% -28.3% -41.3%
Reefer Spot Rates
+0.4% -3.0% -15.7%
-0.6% -1.4% -5.8%

Fuel Prices

Percent Change: -0.7%

Fuel Price: $2.99 /gallon


Have spot market rates found bottom?

National Spot Rates: Van, Flatbed, Reefer

Pricing remains stable in late summer

Aug 19 – 25 – Truckload rates remained stable on the spot market, with gains and losses largely offsetting each other across the country. Load-to-truck ratios fell for vans, reefers, and flatbeds, but that trend could reverse as we approach Labor Day.

For more info, read the Rate Trend of the Week.

Trendlines shows a weekly snapshot of the month-to-date for national average rates from DAT RateView. National average spot market rates for the past four months, including fuel surcharges, are shown in the three graphs, above.

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Trendlines last updated: 8/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

Next update: 9/10/2019 12:00:00 AM

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