Tips for Facing the Trucking and Logistics Market Head On
Freight volumes are up substantially. Refrigerated rates were up 20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017 and 12 percent for the entire year.
Load-to-truck rations also remain elevated and tipped far more toward the truck driver than a year ago. According to industry data by DAT Solutions, just one truck was available for every 12 loads needed to be shipped at the start of 2018, which is the lowest ratio since 2015.
Read more courtesy of Poultry Times