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|Jul 22 – 28 vs.|
Jul 15 – 21
|Jun 2018 vs.|
|Jun 2018 vs.|
|Spot Market Loads||–4.2%||+2.5%||+72%|
|Spot Market Capacity||+0.5%||–14%||+1.5%|
|Van Rates (Spot)||–1.3%||+7.9%||+29%|
|Flatbed Rates (Spot)||–0.4%||+3.7%||+31%|
|Reefer Rates (Spot)||–1.1%||+6.3%||+27%|
Ratios Edge Down for Vans and Flatbeds
Jul 22 – 28 – Truckload rates continue their seasonal decline, but rates are still only pennies lower than June’s record highs. Both the national average van rate and reefer rate dropped 3¢ per mile for the month to-date, while the average flatbed rate dipped 1¢. National load-to-truck ratios declined slightly for vans and flatbeds last week, while the reefer ratio was stable compared to the previous week.
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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: 7/31/2018 – Next update: 8/7/2018